The Piner-Olivet Union School District, Santa Rosa, California Board of Trustees, is seeking a highly qualified and fully certified Superintendent. The Board wishes to have the successful candidate assume the responsibilities of the position on or before August 1, 2020.
McPherson & Jacobson, L.L.C., Executive Recruitment and Development, in collaboration with the California School Boards Association, has been engaged as the consultant in a search for outstanding candidates. They will assist the Board of Trustees in identifying and screening the candidates.
Location: 100 miles west of Sacramento
The candidate must have the background, skills, and abilities essential for excellence in educational leadership. The board recognizes that selecting a superintendent is one of the most important decisions it will make. The Board developed the following desired characteristics.
An open, honest, and trustworthy individual who can effectively communicate with the Board of Trustees, site administration, teachers, staff, and community in a timely and effective manner.
A fiscally responsible manager who has demonstrated fiscal and operational expertise ensuring consistent application of administrative policy.
An experienced educator who is committed to student achievement and developing a positive school and district culture that supports the success of all students.
A passionate educational leader who is invested in our community, with the ability to promote the district and enhance pride, growth, and respect throughout the school community.
A visionary and innovative leader with the ability to effectively interact with all district stakeholders in order to continue to move and improve educational initiatives in the school district.
Closing date for applications: June 11, 2020 (11:30 p.m. central time)
School Board selects finalists to interview: June 24, 2020
Finalists Interviews with the Board of Trustees: July 8 & 9, 2020
Selection of new Superintendent: July 22, 2020
Start date: August 1, 2020
Qualifications: Master’s Degree & teaching experience. Prefer: Bilingual Spanish & Charter School experience
About CSBA/McPherson & Jacobson, L.L.C.
McPherson & Jacobson, L.L.C. has been conducting national searches for governing boards since 1991. The firm has placed over 750 superintendents and other officials in public and non-profit organizations across the United States. McPherson & Jacobson is one of the leading national superintendent search firms.
The California School Board Association has selected McPherson & Jacobson, L.L.C. to represent them in conducting superintendent searches in California. McPherson & Jacobson is a leading national search firm that has California-based consultants. Our California consultants understand California and its unique requirements and laws.