Board of Education Seeks Community Input on Superintendent Search; Due December 6, 2017
Posted: November 6th, 2017
The Howard County Board of Education is seeking public input as it moves forward with the process of selecting a permanent superintendent, who will be appointed to a four-year term to commence on July 1, 2018.
Community members are invited to submit desired leadership characteristics and priorities by completing an online survey. Paper copies of surveys may be downloaded and returned to Central Office, Attn: Leslie Gilbert, 10910 Clarksville Pike, Ellicott City, MD 21042, or emailed to Continuous_Improvement@hcpss.org. Responses will be collected until noon on Wednesday, December 6.
Survey responses will be shared with the Board of Education and will inform the superintendent search process.
In May 2017, the Board appointed current Interim Superintendent Dr. Michael J. Martirano to a one-year term, which extends through June 30, 2018. The Board voted on August 17 to move forward with the process to select a permanent superintendent, and a public hearing was held September 28.