Superintendent Dr. Wanda Cook-Robinson

Dr. Wanda Cook-Robinson Headshot

"We are always striving to improve, because by continuing to provide efficient, effective and essential services, we are fulfilling our purpose.


Our success is your success, and we pride ourselves on assisting districts, educators and administrators in their pursuit of excellence and equity for the students in our county."


  • Crain’s Detroit Business recognitions: “Michigan’s 100 Most Influential Women” & “Notable Women in Education Leadership”
  • Oakland County Commissioners Proclamation for Outstanding Leadership
  • Greater Pontiac Community Coalition Courage Award
  • Minority Women’s Network “Woman of the Year”
  • The School Superintendents Association (AASA) recognitions: Women in Leadership Award & Dr. Effie H. Jones Humanitarian Award & AASA National Finalist, Superintendent of the Year
  • Michigan Association of School Administrators 2013 “Michigan State Superintendent of the Year”
  • Wayne State University College of Education recognitions: Alumni Association’s Distinguished Educator Award & Professor Arthur Brown Endowed Memorial Award
  • Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Southfield Alumnae Chapter’s “Educator of the Year”
  • Women’s Action for New Directions and the International Institute of Metropolitan Detroit, Inc. Honoree
  • Leadership Dogs for the Blind Appreciation Award


  • Wayne State University Administrative Advisory Board Member
  • United Way of Southeastern Michigan Board Member