Adele Bovard ’80 was named the Alumna of the Year on October 7th. Bovard, Superintendent of Webster Schools was a Music Education major as an undergraduate at Roberts Wesleyan College. After Roberts, she pursued graduate studies at the Eastman School of Music and earned a Masters in Educational Administration from SUNY Brockport.
Since 2006 she has served as the Superintendent of Webster Schools. In this role, she acts as the Chief Executive Officer and instructional leader of the 20th largest school district in New York State. She inspires and leads 750 teachers, 700 support staff, and 9,000 students.
She met her husband David Bovard ’81 while at Roberts. They have four children and are active members of Browncroft Community Church.