Dr. Michael Q. Roth - Superintendent of Schools

  • Dr. Michael Q. RothMichael is proud to serve the Upper Moreland School District as Superintendent.  He received his Bachelor of Arts in History with a minor in Management from Moravian College, along with his Secondary Social Studies Certification.  After earning his Master's Degree and principal certification from Wilkes University, he pursued his Pennsylvania Superintendent’s Letter of Eligibility from Lehigh University. Michael earned his Ed.D. in Educational and Organizational Leadership from the University of Pennsylvania.
    Michael has spent 25 years in the field of education in a variety of roles.  Prior to Upper Moreland, he was the Assistant Superintendent for Teaching and Learning in the Southern Lehigh School District. As a former Vice President of Professional Services for Houghton Mifflin Harcourt and Director of Professional Development for Discovery Education, Michael collaborated with schools and districts across the nation on the design, implementation and assessment of professional learning intended to support teachers and leaders to further student success and digital transformations.   Michael also proudly served as the Superintendent of the Salisbury Township School District, a Program Director in the Quakertown Community School District, and as a Teacher, Middle School Principal, Director of Curriculum, and Assistant Superintendent in the Nazareth Area School District. He is an adjunct professor for the Delaware Valley University Graduate Education Program and is a founding instructor in the Carbon Lehigh Intermediate Unit 21 Superintendent Preparation program. Michael is involved in the Pennsylvania Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development and served as Treasurer.