Interim Superintendent

Dr. Lou Obermeyer

Phone: (951) 509-5070


Degrees and Certifications:

Dr. Lou Obermeyer

Dr. Lou Obermeyer was welcomed back to Alvord USD as the Interim Superintendent when the Board appointed her to the position on December 14, 2017.  Dr. Obermeyer is a retired Superintendent who began her career in Alvord.  She began her career as a teacher at Loma Vista Middle School, teaching Home Economics and English for 11 years, moving into administration at La Sierra High School as an assistant principal for 5 years, then on to Promenade Elementary School as the principal for 3 years.  After 19 years in Alvord, she held the positions of Director of Curriculum and Instruction in Temecula Valley USD, Administrator for Riverside County Office of Education, Assistant Superintendent of Educational Services in Perris UHSD, Superintendent in Atwater ESD and Superintendent in Valley Center-Pauma USD. 

“I am truly honored to return to Alvord and serve as the interim superintendent while the Board conducts a search for a superintendent.  I look forward to connecting with friends and colleagues, meeting new employees, families and community members and seeing first-hand the amazing things happening for students in this district.” 

Lou and her husband Roger live in Escondido and they look forward to returning to Riverside and the Alvord family.  Roger retired from Alvord after 30 years as a teacher and administrator.