John Ewald Associate

Board FunctionCommunity RelationsExecutive CoachingExecutive SearchStrategic Planning

Send Message

To contact this user, email

Contact using webmail: Gmail / AOL / Yahoo / Outlook

Dr. John D. Ewald is a passionate champion for all stakeholders committed to meeting their needs with over thirty-four years of experience as a superintendent, adjunct professor, principal, and teacher working in two states, four PreK – 12 public school districts, and two universities.

As a MD and DE superintendent of schools he distinguished himself as an educational leader.

  • Increased graduation rates; highest increase among public school districts in two states.
  • Expanded instructional programming; Career and Technology Education (CTE) course and program, Advanced Manufacturing course and program, Computer Science course and program, Advanced Placement, Dual Enrollment, and authentic Institutes of Higher Education (IHE) partnerships.
  • Transitioned district to a core suite of productivity applications increasing efficiency, collaboration, and connectivity.
  • Provided leadership and oversight to lead district out of financial takeover.
  • Secured a substantial planning grant and facilitated collaborative efforts for Pathways to Early College High School (P-TECH).
  • Collaboratively and through shared governance structures worked with boards of education, state representatives, and governors to secure resources to meet district needs.

As a principal, Dr. Ewald served as an impactful and highly regarded instructional leader.

  • Increased student achievement for all subgroups.
  • Emphasized and supported increased academic rigor.
  • Advanced the use of technology across content areas.
  • Created business and civic partnerships emphasizing community and family engagement efforts aimed at supporting all children.

Dr. Ewald holds multiple degrees and has distinguished himself and his service through multiple awards and recognitions.