Timothy G. Kremer
Title: Executive Director
Phone: (518) 783-0200
Fax: (518) 783-0211
Tim Kremer has been the executive director of the New York State School Boards Association (NYSSBA) since 1998. Before joining the NYSSBA, Mr. Kremer was employed by the Ohio School Boards Association for nearly 20 years.
As NYSSBA’s chief executive officer, Mr. Kremer leads the Association’s staff of 56 professionals in fulfilling its mission of providing advocacy, information, leadership development programs and customized consulting services for the state’s nearly 700 school boards. He is a frequent spokesman for NYSSBA to the membership, media, legislative bodies and other related organizations. He is a sought-after presenter at various professional workshops and seminars.
Mr. Kremer’s areas of expertise include association leadership, legislative advocacy, school board governance, executive recruitment and development, organizational change and public relations. Mr. Kremer has co-authored three handbooks: one on the school board presidency, a second on the school board/superintendent relationship and a third regarding school district management team operations. He also is a regular contributor to many professional publications, including NYSSBA’s own award winning newspaper, On Board.
Mr. Kremer has a master’s degree in public administration from Ohio State University, where he specialized in human resource administration and labor relations. He also earned a bachelor’s degree from Kent State University, majoring in political science.
Mr. Kremer and his wife, Jaye, are the parents of three sons.