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West Lyon Community School District Announces New Superintendent

The West Lyon Community School District is pleased to announce that Mr. Shawn Kreman has been hired to serve as the new Superintendent of Schools of the West Lyon Community School District. He will begin duties officially on July 1, 2018.

For the past 9 years, Mr. Kreman has served as the 7-12 Principal in the Iowa Valley Community School District in Marengo, IA. He has 31 years of experience in the field education. His various leadership experiences, the proven focus on student achievement, the ability to form strong relations within the school district and the passion to serve students will be an asset to the West Lyon District



  • 2009-Present – 7-12 Principal, Iowa Valley CSD, Marengo, IA
  • 2008-09 – HS Principal, Riverside CSD, Oakland, IA
  • 2001-08 – Teacher/Coach, Tipton CSD, Tipton, IA
  • 1995-01 – Teacher/Coach, Mid-Prairie CSD, Wellman, IA
  • 1990-95 – Teacher/Coach, Maysville Schools, Maysville, MO
  • 1987-90 – Teacher/Coach, Upland School District, Upland, CA


  • 2016 – A.S.C., University of Northern Iowa, Superintendency Specialist
  • 2009 – MA, University of Northern Iowa, Educational Leadership, Principalship
  • 1987 – BS, Chadron State College, Chadron, NE, Industrial Technology