Mr. Rodney R. Wakeham

Phone: 1-734-676-8600


Degrees and Certifications:

M.A. Concordia University B.A. Michigan Technological University

Mr. Rodney R. Wakeham

Rodney Wakeham is in his fourth year as the Superintendent of Trenton Public Schools. Before becoming the superintendent, he was the assistant principal at Trenton High School for two years, the science department chair for thirteen years, and a high school science teacher for his first two years at Trenton Public Schools. Previous to his time in Trenton, he taught for ten years in the Upper Peninsula at both the middle and high school levels.


He graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Medical Technology and Education from Michigan Technological University and a Master’s degree in Educational Leadership from Concordia University in Ann Arbor. In his spare time he enjoys sports, reading, hiking, gardening, and supporting his daughters’ activities.