Rod Leer is the Technology Director for Magnolia Independent School District. Rod worked the previous 17 years for Brenham Independent School District as the Director of Information Technology and Network Engineer.
Rod was born and attended public school in central Iowa. His family moved to Texas in 1978 and settled in La Grange, Texas. He attended Southwest Texas State University and graduated with a degree in biology with education. After graduation, Rod was married to Laurie Chudej who he met while attending Southwest Texas State.
In 1989, Rod began teaching science for Dickinson Independent School District and later moved to Pasadena ISD where he taught science and was a campus technology specialist.
In 1996, Rod and his family moved to the Brenham area where he began work as a network specialist for Brenham Independent School District. In 2007, he assumed the role of Director of Information Technology for Brenham ISD.
In December of 2013, Rod became the Director of Technology for Magnolia ISD. He and his wife Laurie still live in the Brenham area with their three children- Kelsey (22), Isaac (18) and Jacob (15).