Todd Strom, Ed.S.
Todd Strom is an HYA associate who has committed to serving 33 years in education as a
superintendent, principal, teacher and athletic coach in Nebraska and Iowa. Mr. Strom served 8 years
as the Superintendent of the diverse, urban South Sioux City Community School district. He has had
great success in setting high academic expectations and developing positive team culture with the
administration and staff in a diverse community where many families live in poverty.
Todd Strom is a certified leadership trainer and executive coach with the Jon Gordon companies. He
is currently completing hours towards his second certification as an Executive Coach in Positive
Psychology, Health and Well-Being through the College of Executive Coaching. He has led K-12
school teams and higher education teams through training, as well as retreats around positive
leadership. He has coached executive leaders in the areas of performance and development. Mr.
Strom is a scholar with the Urban Superintendents of America. He spends one week each summer
collaborating with school leaders from across the nation to positively impact areas of inclusion,
equity and diversity in our schools. He is grateful for his professional relationships and colleagues
across the nation, which also equip him to perform executive searches and pair talented leaders with
positions that align with their skills and characteristics.
Todd enjoys assisting boards of education and superintendents in developing strong, collaborative
relationships that result in efficient meetings, superintendent/principal evaluation and development
and board member professional development. He is highly skilled in community relations and
successful capital campaign strategizing. Todd Strom’s experiences allow him to be comfortable
and skilled in performing successful executive searches, leadership training, executive coaching,
board professional development, as well as diversity, equity and inclusion planning with schools and
- Mount Marty University, Yankton, SD BA Biology
- Doane University, Lincoln, NE M.ED. Ed Leadership
- University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE Ed.S. Educational Leadership