Pedro A. Rivera
secretary, department of education
An ex officio member of the Board of Trustees, Pedro Rivera was appointed in January 2015 to serve as secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Education. From 2008-2015, he served as superintendent of The School District of Lancaster, Pennsylvania. He earned a B.S. in Secondary Education with a concentration in Spanish from Penn State in 1996 and an M.S in Education Administration from Cheyney University in 2001.