Lincoln Lynch III, Ed.D.
Dr. Lincoln Lynch III (Linc) is the Program Director for the Teachers21/Boston College/Massachusetts Association of School Superintendents (MASS) doctoral program for Aspiring Superintendents (PSAP/LLPS). Dr. Lynch is a seasoned administrator specializing in the disciplines of School Finance and Operations; Human Resources; and Strategic Planning.
Dr. Lynch is serving a 12th year as Superintendent of the Walpole Public Schools. Walpole, Massachusetts, is a suburban community south of Boston, with 8 schools, approximately 4,200 students, 600 employees, and a $60 million budget. He serves as Financial Advisor for MASS. Previously leadership positions include: Assistant to Superintendent for Mansfield, Northboro/Southboro, and Auburn.
Linc matriculated at Boston College earning a Masters of Education in Curriculum and Instruction, a Doctorate in Educational Leadership, and a undergraduate degree in Administration from Bryant University.
A few highlights of his superintendency include: assembling an outstanding and stable leadership team, orchestrating a successful operating Override, installing a Digital Learning Department, bolstering academic, social/emotional and fine arts resources, and facilitating a vibrant Strategic Planning process.
In 2018, he received the MASS President's Award for contributions to education. He has been president of Tri-county and "Just 12" roundtables, president of Massachusetts Association of School Business Officials (MASBO), Chairman of Bicounty Education Collaborative (BICO) and member of The Education Cooperative (TEC) Board of Directors. Dr. Lynch facilitated the creation of Five Year Strategic Plan for both BICO and TEC.