Kurt S. Browning was elected Pasco County Superintendent of Schools in November 2012, and was re-elected in 2016 and again in 2020.

Prior to that, Superintendent Browning served as Florida’s Secretary of State under both Governor Rick Scott and Governor Charlie Crist. Browning spent 27 years serving as Pasco County Supervisor of Elections before his appointment as Secretary of State.

Superintendent Browning is a certified Superintendent of Schools. He is actively involved with the Florida Association of District School Superintendents (FADSS), and is the immediate past president. He has completed the Chief Executive Officers Leadership Development Program through FADSS and the Florida Department of Education. He also is a member of the 2017 class of Leadership Florida Education.

Superintendent Browning is a native Floridian. He earned his associate’s degree from Pasco Hernando Community College and received a bachelor’s degree in Political Science and a master’s degree in Public Administration from the University of South Florida. He can be contacted via email at

Contact Information

For school-related concerns, please visit the Superintendent’s Staff page.

This month's Message from the Superintendent

As we welcome March and the warmer days of Spring, we enter a time of year full of opportunities for our students to showcase their talents. We love to see the many interests and passions of our students as they perform as scientists, historians, chefs, entrepreneurs, and musicians...

Read the rest of the message in the March 2024 Edition of the Pasco Post Family and Community Newsletter