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Duncan F. Klussmann has served as the Superintendent in Spring Branch Independent School District (SBISD) since December of 2004. Prior to this appointment, Duncan served as an Interim Superintendent and Area Superintendent for SBISD. During his 11-year tenure in SBISD, the school district passed the largest bond program in the history of the school district. Duncan has twice served as President of the Texas School Alliance. He was recently named one of three 2014 Houstonians of the Year by the Houston Chronicle. Duncan also received the Hewlett-Packard Fellow in Executive Leadership Award in 2004 and the TABE Honoree Award for Public Education in 2012. He serves as a board member Junior Achievement of Southeast Texas Inc. and the Spring Branch Education Foundation. A native of Brenham, Texas, Duncan received a BBA in finance and international business from the University of Texas at Austin. He earned a MEd from Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, Texas. In 2004, New Jersey based Seton Hall University awarded him a doctorate in education. He lives in Houston with his wife, Marissa, and their children. He is a Fellow of the 13th class of the Pahara-Aspen Education Fellowship and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.