District Employee Biographies

Dr. Jason James
Asst. Superintendent of Human Resources

Dr. Jason James was named chief executive officer and superintendent of Alex Public Schools in July of 2014. Previously, James served as assistant superintendent of Clinton Public Schools and as the high school principal for Cyril Public Schools. Prior to becoming a public school administrator, he taught science and math in Holdenville and Cache. Throughout his 21 year public school career, James has promoted strong academic and career pathways for students. Dr. James advocates for better education public policy. He serves on Superintendent Hofmeister’s Superintendent Advisory Committee and as executive director of Southwest Oklahoma Administrators, a group of school superintendents in SW Oklahoma. James also serves as the SW Director for the Organization of Rural Oklahoma Schools and on the board of directors for Oklahoma Association of School Administrators. In 2012, James was named Assistant Superintendent of the Year in SW Oklahoma and the OASA State Assistant Superintendent of the year in 2013. After earning an undergraduate degree from Oklahoma State University, James earned a Master’s Degree from East Central University and his PhD from Capella University.