Dr. Theodis Lamar Goree, Jr. was named superintendent of Caddo Parish Public Schools in October of 2013. His career in public education spans from math teacher in both Cobb County Schools in Georgia and Fort Worth ISD in Fort Worth, Texas, to assistant principal in Fort Worth ISD, principal in both Fort Worth ISD and Mansfield ISD, assistant superintendent in Mansfield ISD, and most recently area superintendent in Mansfield ISD.
Dr. Goree believes the collaborative efforts of all stakeholders are of paramount importance as we invest in the future, our children. He is committed to providing our students with the highest quality education possible, with a primary goal of providing each student the opportunity to graduate college ready and equipped with the skills necessary to pursue their wildest dreams. In this quest, he embraces the triangular relationship between the school, the family, and the community.
Dr. Goree holds a doctor of philosophy in educational leadership and a master's of educational leadership from the University of Texas at Arlington. He also holds a bachelor's of arts in management from Morehouse College.