Dr. Ronald Fritz
Board President
*Master Certified Board Member
*Advanced Board-Certified Member
Board term ends 2022

Dr. Ronald Fritz - Ron was elected to the Board of Education in April of 2019. He was elected Board President in April of 2021. He is a retired Missouri Public School Educator with over 35 years of experience as a Teacher/Coach, Athletic Director, Safety Coordinator, Character Education liaison and High School Principal.  Following his service in public schools Ron accepted a position in a Christian school as their high school principal. He has served school districts in Missouri, Kansas and Illinois. Ron received his Educational doctorate degree from St. Louis University.  He also obtained a Specialist Degree from Southwest Missouri State University in school superintendency and a Master’s degree in school principalship from Southeast Missouri State University.

Ron believes education plays a significant role to future successes in life as well as being a useful citizen in society.  He believes no one can neglect the importance of education because education reduces the challenges of life that one might face.

Dr. Fritz has two sons, both are educators. In addition, Ron has four grandchildren attending district schools. His goal for the district is to achieve and maintain excellence in all we do. As a Board of Education member, Ron will work tirelessly to achieve district goals and hold himself as well as others accountable. Ron can be reached at rfritz@center.k12.mo.us.