Dr. Angélica M. Ramsey
Dr. Angélica M. Ramsey assumed the role of superintendent of the Fort Worth Independent School District (FWISD) in September 2022. She brings to FWISD a remarkable track record as a student advocate, an accomplished educator, and a dynamic leader focused on achieving results.
Most recently, Dr. Ramsey served as superintendent of schools in the Midland Independent School District in Midland, Texas. Previously, she was superintendent of the Pleasant Valley School District in California for almost five years. Her education career began as a classroom teacher in the Socorro Independent School District in El Paso, Texas, where she became an assistant principal and a principal. She was later named chief academic officer of the Santa Clara County Office of Education.
Dr. Ramsey is an inclusive and deliberative CEO who places students first. Under her leadership, systems thrive, and educational outcomes for students improve. She is visible in classrooms and the community.
Since joining the Fort Worth ISD, Dr. Ramsey has become an active member of the community, currently serving in the Texas Association of School Administrators (TASA) Advocacy Committee and Texas School Alliance (TSA) Legislative Committee. She is part of the Board of Directors for North Texas Leaders and Executives Advocating Diversity (LEAD) and is a committed member of the North Texas Commission, Longhorn Council of the Boy Scouts of America, and Junior Achievement of the Chisholm Trail.
Dr. Ramsey received her Bachelor’s Degree from the University of the Pacific, her Master’s Degree from the University of Texas at El Paso, and her Doctorate in Educational Leadership from Liberty University.
She served in the U.S. Army, where she met her husband, Daryton, while they were training.
Dr. Ramsey is excited and humbled to have the opportunity to serve the Fort Worth ISD as its 21st superintendent.