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Today we’re introducing South Milwaukee’s new superintendent, Deidre Roemer. We’ll hear a little bit about her family, her career, where she’s been, and what led her to South Milwaukee. 

Deidre Roemer

Deidre Roemer

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Superintendent Diedre Roemer joined South Milwaukee in July 2023. Prior to that she worked in the West Allis-West Milwaukee School District starting in 2005 first as a teacher, then the Coordinator of Special Education, the Director of Leadership and Learning and for the last year as the Assistant Superintendent. 

Prior to her time in West Allis-West Milwaukee, she taught in Minnesota, Iowa, Milwaukee, Hawaii and Illinois. She also serves as an associate professor at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and is a contributing author of Because of a Teacher by George Couros.

“I am thrilled to be a part of the South Milwaukee team. It is a great community centered by excellent schools. The dedication to creating a sense of belonging so that every student can thrive drew me here.” 

Diedre Roemer