Craig Hockenberry

Experienced School Superintendent Craig Hockenberry

Craig Hockenberry is an accomplished educational professional who has more than two decades of experience, during which time he has worked with several school districts, including Manchester Local Schools - Adams County, where he was superintendent from 2013 to 2015. Since then, Craig Hockenberry has held a similar role with the Three Rivers Local School District, where he is responsible for schools totaling 2,400 students.

After gaining a master’s degree in education administration, he joined Roosevelt Elementary, where he was a teacher for three years. Following this, he joined Oyler School, a part of the Cincinnati Public Schools system, where he served as principal for 15 years.

During this time, Mr. Hockenberry led the school through a turnaround, helping to improve academic performance to the extent that its rating was changed from ‘Academic Emergency’ to ‘Continuous Improvement.’

Alongside his master’s degree, he holds an honorary doctor of humane letters from Mount St. Joseph University. In addition, he has a bachelor of arts from the same institution.

Cincinnati, OH, US

Work Experience

Jun 2013 - Jan 2015

Superintendent of Schools
Manchester Local Schools

 Aug 1998 - Jun 2013


Cincinnati Public Schools


May 2014 - May  2014

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Mount St. Joseph University
Doctor of Humane Letters

Aug 1996 - Aug 1998

Master of Arts (MA)
Xavier University
Master of Education Administration

Aug 1990 - May 1994

Bachelor of Arts (BA)
University of Mount St. Joe
Bachelor of Arts