David Herold has served in education for thirty years, sixteen as an administrator. Administrative experiences include: Superintendent at Allamakee Community School District, Waukon, IA (2006-2018); Superintendent at Rudd-Rockford-Marble Rock (RRMR), Rockford, IA (2005-2006); Principal at Waukon High School, Waukon, IA (2003-2005); Principal at Orient-Macksburg Middle/High School, Orient, IA (2002-2003). David was also an English teacher, athletic director, and coach at Crestwood High School, Cresco, IA (1991-2002) and Cresco Notre Dame, Cresco, IA (1988-1991).
David has served on numerous state organizations including the Iowa High School Athletic Association (IHSAA) Board of Control (2011-2017); IHSAA Representative Council (2008-2011); and Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union (IGHSAU) Representative Council (2008-2015). David has also served on numerous community organizations such as the Waukon Chamber (2006-2018/President 2010-2018) and Waukon Economic Development Corporation (WEDC).
David received his administrative certification from Winona State University (2002), Master’s Degree in exercise and sport science from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse (1998), and Bachelor of Science Degree in physical education/minor in English from Upper Iowa University in 1988.