An educator for more than 40 years, Roger served as principal at Theodore Roosevelt High School, recognized in the “Best High Schools” issue of U.S. News & World Report as one of the best high schools in the United States.  He also taught social studies and was an assistant principal at Aurora High School and principal at Rootstown High School.  He graduated from the University of Akron with a Bachelor’s Degree, and holds an educational specialist degree in K-12 leadership and a Master’s Degree in education from Kent State University.  

Roger Sidoti

Vice Chair, Purple America, Retired High School Principal - Kent, Ohio