Russ Gerke

High School Principal

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Before coming to West De Pere High School, Dr. Gerke coached a variety of athletics, including boys and girls basketball, football and boys baseball. Dr. Gerke is married to his wife Alisa and has three children. Kyla is currently a nurse at Froedtert Hospital in Milwaukee. Brock is currently a student at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs. His youngest, Rece is a student at the Middle School. When Dr. Gerke is not walking the halls or attending Phantom athletic and extracurricular events, he enjoys spending time with his family and many different outdoor activities, depending on the season.

Year Started: 1997

Degrees: BS - University of Wisconsin Superior;MS - Marian College;Doctorate of Education - Edgewood College

Experience: Germantown Middle School - Teacher;Milton High School - Teacher;Manitowoc High School - Teacher;West De Pere High School - Associate Principal (6 Years);West De Pere High School - Principal (present)

Office Location

High School - Office