Dr. James Cowley
James Cowley holds three degrees from Texas A&M University-Commerce, a BS (1987), MED (1990), and EdD (2003). His professional career has included teaching in several East Texas school districts. He began his administrative career at Saltillo ISD and currently serves as Superintendent for Linden-Kildare CISD after serving as the Assistant Superintendent for Sunnyvale ISD. He and his wife, Carol, have two children Jessica and Jarred. Carol (BS 85, MS 91) serves as lead counselor at Sulphur Springs High School. Jessica is currently a junior at Mississippi State University and Jarred is a senior at Sulphur Springs High School. James’ hobbies include flying his 1946 Champ 7AC airplane and riding in his 1931 Model A. He has been active in the Boy Scouts of America by serving in several capacities at the troop and council level. He also works with his father on their family cattle operation. The Cowley’s are members of the First United Methodist Church of Sulphur Springs.