Kellerer is now dean of the College of Adult and Graduate Studies at Northwest Nazarene University. She will replace David Peterson, who announced his retirement earlier this year.
She was chosen by the Nampa School Board. She’ll be the first female superintendent for the district, which was founded in 1887.
As dean at NNU, Dr. Kellerer helps adult learners balance the responsibilities of family, study and work. She previously served as a program director, chair of the Department of Education and dean of the School of Education, Social Work and Counseling. Prior to that, she was assistant superintendent for the Nampa School District from 2004-2010. She earned her Ph.D., and Ed.S. in Educational Leadership from University of Idaho in 2006.
Dr. Kellerer will begin her new position on July 1.