Dr. Booth is currently Superintendent of DeKalb Independent School District (ISD). Before joining DeKalb, Dr. Booth served in many capacities, including superintendent positions at Beckville ISD, Levelland ISD and West Texas.

Dr. Booth has been characterized by his pursuit of exemplary standards in academics, as well as a focus on accountability, access, and opportunity. He is a proven team builder with the ability to forge consensus, especially where challenges are toughest. This is accomplished through a culture of caring. Dr. Booth is known statewide for his expertise in school finance, has published and/or presented numerous articles.

Dr. Booth earned a Bachelor of Science degree in agriculture education from Sam Houston State University, a Masters of Education in vocational education from SHSU, a Masters of Education in educational administration from Stephen F. Austin State University and a Doctorate in the Education Leadership Scholar-Practitioner program from SFASU.