Superintendent
NBISD Superintendent
Interim Superintendent
Dr. James M. Largent
Interim Superintendent
Dr. James M. Largent

Biography

 

The NBISD Board of Trustees has announced the selection of Dr. James M. Largent as the Interim Superintendent of New Braunfels ISD. Largent is currently a retired superintendent and founder and CEO of Largent Consulting LLC.  He began his new role at NBISD on March 22 due to the absence created by the retirement of long-time Superintendent Randy Moczygemba.

 

Largent has more than 33 years of experience in education including more than 21 years as a superintendent in three school districts in Texas. Before retiring in 2018, he worked six years (2012-2018) as the superintendent of Granbury ISD, 11 years (2001-2012) as superintendent in Rusk ISD and three years (1998-2001) as superintendent in Chireno ISD. His prior administrative experience includes four year (1994-1998) as the high school principal in Queen City ISD and three years (1991-1994) as the high school assistant principal at Coldspring-Oakhurst CISD. 

While in Coldspring-Oakhurst CISD he also worked as a teacher, head baseball coach and athletic trainer. His other teaching experience includes one year at Henderson ISD (1990-1991) as a teacher of American History and Physical Education, athletic trainer and assistant coach. He began his teaching career in Woodville ISD where he worked three years (1987-1990) as a teacher of World History and Physical Education, athletic trainer and assistant coach.

Largent earned his doctorate in Education Leadership and master’s degree in administration from Sam Houston State. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Education and completed three years of post-graduate work in Education Leadership at Lamar University. In 1995, he completed his Superintendent Certification from Texas A&M University in Commerce. 

 

During his career he also served as a Mentor Superintendent through the Texas Association of School Administrators and is a Registered Provider for Board and Administrator Training through the Texas Education Agency.

He currently serves as a board member for the Lake Granbury Medical Center and is Chairman of the building committee for the Granbury Chamber of Commerce. He and his wife, Jeri, have two adult children.  

 

Updated: March 24, 2021
  • Dr. James M. Largent
    Interim Superintendent of Schools
    Phone: 830-643-5705

     

    Blanche Frey
    Executive Assistant
    830-643-5705

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