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Leland John Wise, American educational administrator. Member Association Supervision and Curriculum Development, American Association School Adminstrs., Rural Education Association, Association School Business Officials, Association Negotiators and Contract Adminstrs., Iowa Association School Adminstrs. Iowa High School Athletic Association Delta Kappa.


Wise, Leland John was born on September 26, 1944 in Geneva, New York, United States. Son of LelandJohn and Julia Marie (Lancia) Wise.


Bachelor, State College Iowa, 1967. Master of Arts, University Northern Iowa, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy, University Iowa, 1978.


Teacher, Decorah (Iowa) Junior High School, 1967-1968. Teacher LaSalle High School, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 1968-1969. Graduate assistant department physical education U. Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, 1969-1970.

Instructor Muscatine (Iowa)Community College, 1970-1971. Teacher Cedar Rapids Community School, 1971-1975. Consultant Northern Trails A.E.A., Clear Lake, Iowa, 1975-1976.

Principal Latimer (Iowa) Elementary/Middle School, 1976-1979. Principal Marion (Iowa) High School, 1979-1983. Superintendent Benton Community Schools, Van Horne, Iowa, 1983-1989.

Assistant supervisor Park Hill School District, Kansas City, Missoury, 1989-1990. Superintendent Lewis Central School District, Council Bluffs, Iowa, 1990-1994. Superintendent, Bellefontaine City Schools, Ohio, 1994. educational consultant Actice Young Men's Christian Association Iowa Department Public Instruction Title IV grantee, 1979.


  • Certified teacher Iowa.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


Educational consultant Actice Young Men’s Christian Association. Member of Iowa High School Athletic Association, Iowa Association School Administrators, Association Negotiators & Contract Administrators, Association School Business Officials, Rural Education Association, American Association School Administrators, Association Supervision & Curriculum Development, Optimists, Lions International, Rotary, Phi Delta Kappa.


Married Helen Wannetta Dahlen Wise, January 6, 1954. Children: Shannon Marie, Lee Jackson, Zachary Dahlen.

Leland John Wise

Julia Marie (Lancia) Wise

Helen Wannetta Dahlen Wise

Lee Jackson Wise,

Shannon Marie Wise,

Zachary Dahlen Wise,