Robert Runcie was most recently Chief of Staff to the Board of Education, Chicago Public Schools, Chicago, Illinois, the third largest school district in the nation, with 410,000 students. He holds both a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Harvard College and Master of Management degree from Northwestern University. He is also a Broad Fellow, having completed an education executive training program presented by the prestigious Broad Superintendents Academy.
"I am honored and excited to serve the Broward County School District and the Broward County community, and look forward to the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead. I'm committed to providing the leadership and support necessary to give our students and our community the world-class education they deserve."