Faculty Profile

Louis Kramer

Adjunct Faculty and Doctoral Faculty Advisor



Dr. Kramer has served as an adjunct facullty member with Franklin for since 2019. As an educator, he has served Ohio's public schools for 26 years and is currently in his seventh year as the London City School District Superintendent. During his teaching career, Dr. Kramer taught elementary and middle school students, while also coaching high school cross country, golf, basketball, and track. Over the course of his 20 years as an administrator, he has served as an elementary principal, a high school principal, the Director of Curriculum and Instruction, and as superintendent.

Dr. Kramer holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Elementary Education from the University of Dayton, a Master of Arts Degree in Educational Leadership from The Ohio State University, a Doctor of Education Degree in Organizational Leadership from Nova Southeastern University, and earned his superintendent's license from the University of Findlay. Kramer currently serves on several state committees and remains connected to the London Community by being involved with the London Rotary Club, the United Way of Clark, Champaign, and Madison Counties, the Madison Family Council Executive Committee, and serves on the Board of the Madison County Collaborative Economic Development Agency.


Nova Southeastern University (Fort Lauderdale, Florida)
Doctor of Education, Organizational Leadership
The Ohio State University (Columbus, Ohio)
Master of Arts, Educational Policy and Leadership


5 Year Professional Superintendent License, State of Ohio Department of Education, Expiration Date: 2023

Work Experience

2019 - Present
Franklin University, Adjunct Faculty & Doctoral Faculty Advisor
2015 - Present
London City School District, Superintend, London, Ohio
2015 - 2015
Clark County Educational Service Center, Interim Superintendent, Springfield, Ohio
2011 - 2015
Northeastern Local School District, Superintendent, Springfield, Ohio
2008 - 2011
Mad River Local School District, Director of Teaching and Learning, Riverside, Ohio
2006 - 2008
Mechanicsburg Schools, Secondary Principal, Mechanicsburg, Ohio
2003 - 2006
Elmwood Local Schools, Elementary Principal, Bloomdale, Ohio
2002 - 2003
Lakota Local Schools, Elementary Principal, Risingsun, Ohio
1998 - 2002
Ceder Cliff Local Schools, Elementary Teacher, Cedarville, Ohio
1996 - 1998
New Riegel Schools, Elementary Teacher, New Riegel, Ohio

Publications & Presentations

Kramer, L. (2016, Dec. 31). Fostering Positive Superintendent. OASBO Entry Year Treasurer Series.