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Dr. William D. Sroufe

Patrick County
Dr. William D. Sroufe is an award-winning educator and division superintendent of Patrick County Public Schools. In addition to his work in education, Dr. Sroufe has written two books of poetry: Words from a Journal (2014) and Starting a Conversation: Poems and Prose (2017) both by Akmaeon Publishing. His current book is Everyone Needs a Mrs. Bailey (2018) by Akmaeon Publishing. In his memoir, Bill shares how one teacher helped him find the courage to rise above the chaos and evil in his life to create one with purpose and triumph; and how we can all become champions for the children in our care. A former U.S. Air Force journalist, he has also done feature writing for Airman Magazine, The Pilot, and The Roanoke Times. Dr. Sroufe has a Doctorate in Education with a major in Educational Leadership. He has taught eighth through twelfth grade physical science, world geography, information technology and civics in Virginia.