Jerry Maze, Ed.D.

Jerry Maze is executive director for Education Service Center Region 12 in Waco, which provides cost-saving services, professional development and support to 76 school districts and 10 charter schools in 12 Central Texas counties.

Dr. Maze has served in education for 30 years in various districts and capacities, including teacher, director, consultant, principal, and superintendent. Prior to joining ESC Region 12 he served as superintendent in Hillsboro and Hubbard ISDs.

He received his Doctorate of Education from Lamar University and his Master of Education from Sam Houston State University. He earned a Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Journalism from Texas A&M University and holds certifications in secondary english and journalism, Texas professional mid-management, and Texas superintendent.

Dr. Maze and his wife, Sherry, reside in Waco. They have five children and four grandchildren. He enjoys photography, playing with his grandchildren, reading, and fishing.