Phone: 610 282 3121


Degrees and Certifications:

BA English Literature and Theater Arts MSc Educational Leadership PA Superintendent Letter of Eligibility PA Principal K-12 PA Supervisor of Curriculum and Instruction PA Supervisor of Special Education

Dr. Kathleen T. Evison

Kathleen Evison has served as the Superintendent of the Southern Lehigh School District since 2016.  She brings extensive administrative experience to her role as Superintendent, having served as a central office and building administrator, IU administrator, and a teacher of general and special education.  She came to Southern Lehigh from Reading School District where she served as Chief Student Services Officer.  Prior to that she was an administrator with the Berks County Intermediate Unit for eight years, leading programs providing services to more than 5,000 students and families.  

Dr. Evison has a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Chester, U.K, and a graduate degree in Secondary Education, along with secondary teaching certificate from University of Lancaster, U.K.  She also earned a Master’s Degree in Educational Leadership from St. Josephs University, PA and a Letter of Eligibility for Superintendent at Edinboro University. In addition to her Letter of Eligibility for Superintendent, Dr. Evison is certified in the Commonwealth as a Principal, a Supervisor of Special Education, and a Supervisor of Curriculum and Instruction.