Dr. Joan Keller


Retired, Superintendent Loogootee Community School Corporation

Joan Keller is recently retired after 43 years in public and university education and administration.  She received her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Evansville, and a Master of Science degree, secondary and elementary administration certificates, an Education Specialist degree, and a Doctor of Education degree from Indiana University, Bloomington.  Joan spent 23 years at Shoals Jr.-Sr. High School as a language arts and physical education teacher; 5 total years as a high school principal at Switzerland County High School and North Knox High School; 3 years as elementary principal at Shoals Elementary School; 11 total  years as superintendent at North Knox School Corporation, North Spencer County School Corporation, Pike County School Corporation (interim), Shoals Community School Corporation, and Loogootee Community School Corporation; and 2 years as lecturer in Education Leadership at Indiana University Southeast.  She lives in Shoals, Indiana, and has two grown sons and eight grandchildren.