Superintendent Tyson Bennett, Ph.D.
Dr. Bennett has served Sherman ISD for the last 16 years, most recently as the assistant superintendent for finance and operations, where he is responsible for managing the district’s $100 million budget and leading the teams responsible for finance, facilities, maintenance and operations, transportation, and food service. In previous roles within SISD, he served as assistant superintendent for academic and student services, and was responsible for improving student achievement, leading instructional programs, and managing federal grants.
Dr. Bennett earned his doctorate in educational administration and supervision from the University of Southern Mississippi. He earned his master’s degree in teaching from Austin College, where he also earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration.
Dr. Bennett lives in Grayson County with his wife, Tanna and three daughters. His daughters Terah and Tyra are Sherman High School graduates, and his daughter Trista currently attends Sherman High School.