Robert Runcie Biography – Robert Runcie Wiki
Robert Runcie is the superintendent of Broward County Public Schools. He joined Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) in 2011. He also serves on numerous local and national boards including Urban League of Broward County, Children Services Council, United Way, Code.org, National Speech & Debate Association, and Chiefs for Change.
He earned his undergraduate bachelor’s degree in Economics from Harvard University, and his Masters of Management from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Business.
Broward schools superintendent Robert Runcie Arrested
Broward County Public Schools Superintendent Robert Runcie was arrested on Wednesday, April 21, 2021, on a charge of perjury in an official proceeding charge. He was taken into custody by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement and has since been released from the Broward County Main Jail. According to his indictment, Runcie lied under oath between the dates of March 31 and April 1 while testifying under oath to a state grand jury.
The grand jury was investigating the following, according to the indictment:
Whether refusal or failure to follow the mandates of school-related safety laws, such as the Marjory Stoneman Douglas Public Safety Act, results in unnecessary and avoidable risk to students across the state;
Whether public entities committed and continue to commit fraud and deceit by accepting state funds conditioned on implementation of certain safety measures while knowingly failing to act
Whether school officials committed and continue to commit fraud and deceit by mismanaging, failing to use, and diverting funds from multimillion dollar bonds specifically solicited for school safety initiatives; and
Whether school officials violated and continue to violate systematically underreporting incidents of criminal activity to the Department of Education.
Robert Runcie Age
Robert Runcie’s age is unclear.
Robert Runcie Wife
Is Robert Runcie married? He is married to his wife, Diana Runcie.
Robert Runcie Family
Runcie and his wife, Diana Runcie, have three children.
Robert Runcie Salary – Robert Runcie Net Worth
Auditors at OpenTheBooks.com estimate that Runcie will earn approximately $6.1 million from his hire date in October 2011 through the 2022/23 school year. Robert Runcie’s salary is $357,577, up from his initial pay of $275,000 base salary. His workday is defined as 7.5 hours and his hourly pay rate is $195 per hour. As of 2018, Runcie was the third most highly compensated K-12 educator in the state of Florida, according to Forbes.