Cedar Falls announces 4 finalists for superintendent - KWWL - Eastern Iowa Breaking News, Weather, Closings

Cedar Falls announces 4 finalists for superintendent

Posted:
Four finalists for the vacant superintendent position -- including the current Cedar Falls High School principal -- have been chosen, the Cedar Falls Board of Education announced in a written statement Friday. Four finalists for the vacant superintendent position -- including the current Cedar Falls High School principal -- have been chosen, the Cedar Falls Board of Education announced in a written statement Friday.
Andy Pattee Andy Pattee
Thomas Van Soelen Thomas Van Soelen
Douglas Van Zyl Douglas Van Zyl
Rich Powers Rich Powers
CEDAR FALLS (KWWL) -

Four finalists for the vacant superintendent position -- including the current Cedar Falls High School principal -- have been chosen, the Cedar Falls Board of Education announced in a written statement Friday.

The four are:

*Dr. Andy Pattee, superintendent at Charles City Community School District;

*Dr. Thomas Van Soelen, associate superintendent at City Schools of Decatur in Decatur, Ga.;

*Dr. Douglas Van Zyl, superintendent at Fort Dodge Community School District; and

*Dr. Rich Powers, high school principal at Cedar Falls.

Interviews will be conducted May 20-23 in the same order as listed above, the Board noted.

The public is invited to the community reception for each of the days to meet the candidates at 4:45 p.m. The complete itinerary can be found in the link to the left.

Consulting firm McPherson and Jacobson LLC reviewed, screened and presented the candidates to the board for selection. The consulting firm will be retained through the next year to work with the new superintendent and the Board.

The new superintendent will begin his duties July 1.

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KWWL. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.

Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's public inspection file should contact Administrative Assistant Sandy Youngblut at 319-291-1259. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at fccinfo@fcc.gov.