Ryan S. Saxe
Ryan S. Saxe is pleased to be serving as Cabell County Schools Superintendent of Schools.  His term officially began July 1, 2017.

Mr. Saxe formerly served as the Executive Director of Curriculum and Professional Learning for the School District of Manatee County.  In this role, Mr. Saxe provided executive-level leadership in the areas of Early Learning, K-12 Curriculum and Assessment, Media Services, Textbook Services and districtwide professional learning services. The Division is designed to support the work of teachers, administrators and support staff in meeting the learning needs of all 48,000 Manatee County students.

Mr. Saxe has also served in the School District of Manatee County as Executive Director of Secondary Schools where he was responsible for providing support and leadership for 17 middle and high schools.  Prior to his work in Florida, Mr. Saxe worked for the Office of School Improvement at the West Virginia Department of Education where he assisted low performing schools in nine school districts.  In addition, he has served in several school-level roles such as principal and Career and Technical Education (CTE) director of a comprehensive high school, a principal of a PK-8 school, an assistant principal of a high school, and as an agriculture education teacher and Future Farmers of America (FFA) advisor. Before leaving the classroom, he earned the distinction of District Teacher of the Year, West Virginia State Agriculture Teacher of the Year, and West Virginia State Agriculture Program of the Year.

Mr. Saxe has earned his Associate of Science Degree from The Ohio State University, a Bachelor of Science in Agriculture and Environmental Education from West Virginia University, a Master of Arts in Educational Leadership from Marshall University, an Education Specialist Degree in Educational Leadership from Liberty University, and is actively completing coursework towards a doctorate.  

Contact information:
Ryan Saxe, Superintendent
Phone: (304) 528-5043
Email: [email protected]