INDIANAPOLIS – Gov. Eric Holcomb tapped Katie Jenner as the state’s first secretary of education Thursday.
The position is transitioning from an elected superintendent of public instruction post.
“This is an incredibly important time for education in Indiana. Dr. Katie Jenner has focused her entire career on investing in students, teachers and staff, and she will continue to build the relationships needed to move our state forward in constructive ways,” Holcomb said. “As Indiana’s secretary of education, Dr. Jenner’s certification, work at nearly every level of education and her remarkable depth of experience will lead our state into this exciting