Donna Lewis

Key Facts

Party N/A; nonpartisan election
Status Challenger


Donna Lewis graduated from Northern Arizona University for her undergraduate degree, gained her masters at the University of Arizona, followed by a Doctorate from George Washington University in Educational Leadership [1]. Lewis is currently an Assistant Superintendent for Glendale Elementary School District [2]. She has also served as Superintendent for Cave Creek Unified School District and Creighton Unified School District, along with prior roles as a classroom teacher and gifted specialist [1]. Lewis was named the 2021 Arizona’s National Superintendent of the Year [1].

Key Issues


Lewis believes that continuous examination of SUSD’s management structure, organizational practices and budgetary priorities is vital to protect tax dollars, property values, and school assets [1].


Lewis believes that by using metrics, benchmarks, and evaluative tools, curriculum should be tailored to provide each student with tools to meet state standards [1].

Parental Involvement

Lewis wants to engage parents in community conversations [1].


No endorsements could be found.


1 Lewis 4 SUSD
2 LinkedIn
3 Daily Independent