Dr. Pam Deering, Superintendent of Schools
The Board of Education named Dr. Pam Deering as the district’s new Superintendent of Schools on March 12, 2012. Prior to her appointment as Superintendent, she served as Deputy Superintendent of Fiscal Services and Human Resources at Mid-Del Schools.
Dr. Deering was born on March 9, 1952, in Pauls Valley, Oklahoma. She graduated in 1970 from Elmore City High School. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education from East Central University in 1973. She then received her Master of Education in Supervision and Special Education from Texas Women’s University in 1976. Deering received her Doctor of Philosophy in Education Administration-Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Oklahoma in 1997.
· July 1, 2011 to Present Midwest City-Del City Schools
Deputy Superintendent of Fiscal Services and Human Resources
· January, 1995 to June 30, 2011 Midwest City-Del City Schools
Assistant Superintendent of Fiscal Services; Executive Director of Fiscal Services
· 1993-1994 Moore Schools
Executive Director of Budget and Financial Management
· 1988-1993 Oklahoma City Schools
Director of Budget and Financial Management
· 1977-1988 Oklahoma State Department of Education
Assistant State Superintendent; Director of Finance; Assistant Director of Financial Services; Assistant Administrator and Coordinator, Special Education Department
· 1973-1977 Fort Worth Independent School District
Floating Teacher Specialist and Special Education Teacher
She is very active in professional and civic organizations. She currently serves as President of the National Council of Impacted Schools, Governor Appointed position to the Oklahoma Commissioner for Oklahoma Council for Educational Opportunity for Military Children, Finance Chair and Treasurer for the Interstate Compact for Education Opportunity for Military Children, Board Member for the Central OKC Red Cross, Tinker Air Force Base COMMSTAR Leadership Program, Oklahoma Association Serving Impacted Schools, Association of School Business Officials International, Midwest City Leadership Class of 2006, Oklahoma Association of School Business Officials, Rotary Club of Midwest City, former Junior League of Norman, and Member of Meadowood Baptist Church in Midwest City.
Dr. Deering has received the Oklahoma Association of School Administrators, Central Office Assistant Superintendent of the Year, 2009-2010; Oklahoma Association of School Business Officials, School Business Official of the Year, 2009-2010; Association of School Business Officials International Eagle Award, 2003; and Midwest City Rotary Club Rotarian of the Year Award, 2003-2004.
She is married to Major General Myles Deering, The Adjutant General for the Oklahoma National Guard. They are proud parents of Daniel and wife Heather and granddaughter, Adelyn.
You may reach Dr. Deering by calling 405.737.4461, ext. 1233, or via email at