Mr. Michael S. Kuhrt
Superintendent of Schools
Mr. Kuhrt began working as associate superintendent for WFISD in August 2014. During his tenure, he has worked extensively on technology improvements, curriculum needs and helped in the development of the May 9 school bond proposal.
Before coming to WFISD, Mr. Kuhrt served as a superintendent in Dayton ISD and Giddings ISD.
Mr. Kuhrt has also worked for Clear Creek ISD as well as the Texas Education Agency.
Mr. Kuhrt was born in League City, Texas, and graduated from Clear Creek High School in 1989. From there, he earned a bachelor of arts degree in government at the University of Texas at Austin in 1993 and later obtained a masters degree from the University of Texas at Arlington.
He then worked as a middle school principal in Giddings, Texas, from 1998 to 2001, and was accepted into the cooperative superintendency program at the University of Texas at Austin in 2001.
After he completed more than 55 post-graduate hours in educational administration, he received his superintendent certification.
Mr. Kuhrt and his wife Shannon have four daughters, Kaylee, Emma, Aubrie, and Maysen, that attend WFISD schools.