Dr. Bowers is a proud graduate from Worthington Schools. He has 21 years of experience in public education and has served students and families as a teacher, coach, dean of students, and the principal of three schools. In addition, he has worked as the Director of Human Resources and Assistant Superintendent for the district.
On July 1, 2015, Dr. Bowers became the Superintendent of Worthington Schools. Trent has designed, built and opened several new schools, led contract negotiations, mediated personnel disputes, and led district-wide instructional improvement. He has taught leadership courses at the university level and has been a guest lecturer on data based decision making. Trent communicates with the local community through his highly effective blog and multiple social networking sites.
Dr. Bowers holds a doctorate in educational leadership from Ashland University, a Masters in school administration from Ohio State University and a Bachelor’s Degree from Taylor University. He is also a graduate of the ESCCO leadership institute, is certified in Ventures for Excellence and is a credentialed evaluator of both teachers and principals in Ohio. He and his wife Doreen and their three daughters live in Worthington.