Anna Stubblefield, Ph.D.
Anna Stubblefield is Superintendent of Schools for Kansas City, KS Public Schools and previously served as the Deputy Superintendent for Lawrence Public Schools. She worked in that position since 2018 after serving as Interim Superintendent for the 2017-18 school year. As Deputy Superintendent, she oversaw Human Resources, Special Education and Student Services, Curriculum and Instruction and the Lawrence Virtual School. She was instrumental in Lawrence Public Schools equity work. Before that, she served as Lawrence’s Assistant Superintendent, Director of Human Resources and as a middle school principal. She began her education career as a teacher and then transitioned into roles as a coach and assistant principal in the Blue Valley and Center School Districts. Stubblefield earned her Doctorate in Educational Leadership from Saint Louis University, an Educational Specialist degree from the University of Missouri at Kansas City, and two Masters degrees (Special Education and Teaching & Leadership) along with her Bachelor degree in Education Administration from the University of Kansas. She participated in the 2018 Women in Education Leadership program at Harvard Graduate School of Education. Dr. Stubblefield is an adjunct instructor for the University of Kansas and Baker University. Her spouse David and she are proud parents of three sons.