John Hill
Executive Director


  • Rural education

John Hill is the executive director of the National Rural Education Association. He has served as a middle school mathematics teacher, middle and high school principal, assistant superintendent, and superintendent. His primary interests are those issues which impact rural schools and the role of instructional leaders at the district and building levels. He is also involved in the Purdue Educational Leadership Initiative for Small and Rural Schools and the Woodrow Wilson Fellowship program. He has a doctorate from Indiana University.