High School: Eastland High School Class of 1989
Bachelor Degree: Tarleton State University 1993
Masters Degree: West Texas A&M University 2009
Superintendent Certification: Region XIV Abilene, Texas 2010
Mr. Byrd became the acting superintendent of Vernon ISD on January 2, 2017.
Mr. Byrd has served as the superintendent of schools for both Gorman ISD and Claude ISD. He has taught and coached at Saint Jo, Dumas, Tom Bean, and (Caprock) Amarillo ISD. He has served as an assistant principal, principal, athletic director previously in his career. Mr. Byrd has worked as a public educator in the state of Texas for 24 years.
Jeff and his wife Marlo were married in 1995. They have 3 boys Austin (18), Rees (16), and Jake (9).
Mr. Byrd enjoys hunting; golfing, attending his boy’s stock shows, and watching the boys compete in athletic contests.