PhD Educational Leadership
ABOUT ERIK BENTZEL
Erik Bentzel is an innovative administrator with a 20+ year record of achievement in education leadership who leverages a firm grasp of individual learning methods to foster development, performance, and motivation of all students and personnel. His ability to draw on unique data analysis experience has enabled him to develop relevant and practical solutions for organizations.
Erik began his career as a mathematics and science teacher at the high school level and later became a high school dean of students, elementary assistant principal and an elementary principal prior to transitioning to central office positions including director of technology, assistant superintendent and superintendent. Erik has worked in both urban, suburban, and rural school districts throughout south central Pennsylvania.
WHAT PEOPLE SAY
Superintendent of Central York School District
Erik Bentzel is a dedicated educator who holds student-learning paramount in all decisions and actions
Superintendent of Manheim Central School District
Of all the many accolades that I can bestow on him, I believe his greatest, strongest attribute is the ability to have productive, meaningful, fierce conversations.
Past President of the Northern Labanon School District
He helped steer our school district from financial disaster when our business manager abruptly left and strengthened our financial structure to insure we were compliant with all state regulations.