Jeanne Koba (M.Ed. ’87 Spec Ed) was selected by Roosevelt School District #66 in Phoenix, Ariz., as the interim superintendent in June 2015 and then appointed as the superintendent in January 2016. Dr. Koba has worked in the Roosevelt School District since completing her M.Ed. at UVA. She began as a teacher and has served as an assistant principal, principal and assistant superintendent prior to being appointed as the superintendent. The Roosevelt School District is an urban school district located in South Phoenix which serves a very diverse population of students.