Dr. Liepa is the Superintendent of the Wayne County Regional Education Service Agency. Wayne RESA is the largest education service agency in the state providing leadership, programs and services to 33 public school districts and 111 public school academies, who serve 275,000 students. RESA is leading work in the area of Restorative Justice practices, along with School Climate and Culture, supporting local districts with training programs and resources.
Prior to joining Wayne RESA, Dr. Liepa was Superintendent with Livonia Public Schools, one of the ten largest districts in the state. In 2014, he was honored as the Region 9 Superintendent of the Year in Michigan as well as Administrator of the Year for the Michigan PTSA.
Dr. Liepa is well respected in the education community and serves locally and at the state level on legislative and policy committees. He is frequently interviewed on television and radio providing insight on educational issues.