William Crankshaw, Ph.D. (BM Music Education) was recently approved to become the new Superintendent of the Greater Johnstown School District. Crankshaw is a former graduate of the Johnstown High School, where he eventually returned as a music teacher and department head for 14 years.
Since then, Crankshaw has served in a myriad leadership roles. These include Principal (Glebe Street Elementary School), Director of Elementary Curriculum and Instruction & Committee on Special Education Chairperson (Northville Central School District), and Superintendent (Remsen Central School District). He leaves his most recent role as Superintendent at the Cooperstown Central School District.