Biography: Dr. Schatz is an experienced educator and administrator with many years dedicated to public education. He has been a classroom instructor, athletic director, building level principal and superintendent. Dr. Schatz was named the first principal of Davies High School in Fargo. In this work he orchestrated everything from providing the physical needs of the building to the school's nickname, school colors and song to employing over 150 faculty and staff. This led to his becoming Fargo Public Schools superintendent from 2012 to 2018. Today he leads Schatz and Associates, LLC, which provides strategic planning and leadership with K-12 schools, colleges, and non-profit organizations. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Educational Leadership from North Dakota State University, his Master of Science in Educational Leadership from the University of North Dakota, and his Doctor of Education from the University of North Dakota.