Dr. Susan Enfield, Highline Public Schools
Susan Enfield, Ed.D., is the superintendent of Highline Public Schools in Burien, Washington. A former high school English, journalism and ELL teacher, Enfield previously served as chief academic officer and then interim superintendent for Seattle Public Schools. She also held leadership positions in Evergreen Public Schools (Vancouver, Washington), Portland Public Schools and the Pennsylvania Department of Education. Knowing every student by name, strength and need is the promise of Highline Public Schools. Under Enfield’s leadership, the district is implementing the second phase of its strategic plan committed to the academic and social-emotional growth of all students so they graduate prepared for the future they choose. Enfield is a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley, and earned master’s degrees from Stanford University and Harvard University. She also holds a doctoral degree in administration, planning and social policy from Harvard’s Urban Superintendents Program.