Current Searches

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CURRENT SEARCHES & POSITION DESCRIPTIONS

Below you will find the Leadership Associates current searches. Click on the link to the district or school's web site to gain more information about the opportunity. Send us an e-mail to request an application and provide an e-mail address to request an application form to fill out on your computer using Microsoft Word, to return to Leadership Associates via e-mail. Click on the Get Position Information link to get the PDF or Word document regarding the position. When you e-mail us to request an application, our consultants will be notified. Thank you for visiting our web site.


Burbank Unified School District (Los Angeles County) Enrollment 16,207

Opening Date: January 2015
Closing Date: February 20, 2015 - Note: this is a new date
Interview Date(s): March 14-15, 2015
New Supt. Begins: July 1, 2015

If you are interested in this position please send an email to: lhunt@leadershipassociates.org, and request that an application and submittal instructions for the position of Superintendent, Burbank Unified School District be emailed to you. Please be sure to include your name, current position, and contact phone number in your email. All required application materials must be submitted, in pdf format, by 5 p.m. on the closing date listed.

District website: www.burbankusd.org

Position Description: Get position description

Consultants: Gwen Gross, Ph.D and Rich Thome

Carmel Unified School District (Monterey County) Enrollment 2,468

Opening Date: October 2014
Closing Date: February 17, 2015
Interview Date(s): March 13-14, 2015
New Supt. Begins: July 1, 2015

If you are interested in this position please send an email to: lhunt@leadershipassociates.org, and request that an application and submittal instructions for the position of Superintendent, Carmel Unified School District be emailed to you. Please be sure to include your name, current position, and contact phone number in your email. All required application materials must be submitted, in pdf format, by 5 p.m. on the closing date listed.

District website: www.carmelunified.org

Position Description: Get position description

Consultants: Don Iglesias, Sally Frazier, Ed.D and Peggy Lynch, Ed.D

Central Union High School District (Imperial County) Enrollment 4,067

Opening Date: February 2015
Closing Date: March 2, 2015
Interview Date(s): To be determined
New Supt. Begins: July 1, 2015

If you are interested in this position please send an email to: lhunt@leadershipassociates.org, and request that an application and submittal instructions for the position of Superintendent, Central Union High School District be emailed to you. Please be sure to include your name, current position, and contact phone number in your email. All required application materials must be submitted, in pdf format, by 5 p.m. on the closing date listed.

District website: www.cuhsd.net

Position Description: Get position description

Consultants: Gwen Gross, Ph.D and Rich Thome 

Del Norte County Unified School District (Del Norte County) Enrollment 3,591

Opening Date: February 2015
Closing Date: April 13, 2015
Interview Date(s): May 8-9, 2015
New Supt. Begins: July 1, 2015

If you are interested in this position please send an email to: lhunt@leadershipassociates.org, and request that an application and submittal instructions for the position of Superintendent, Del Norte County Unified School District be emailed to you. Please be sure to include your name, current position, and contact phone number in your email. All required application materials must be submitted, in pdf format, by 5 p.m. on the closing date listed.

District website: www.delnorte.k12.ca.us

Position Description: Check back for position description

Consultants: Jim Brown and Dennis Smith  

Duarte Unified School District (Los Angeles County) Enrollment 4,247

Opening Date: February 2015
Closing Date: March 20, 2015
Interview Date(s): April 8, 2015
New Supt. Begins: July 1, 2015

If you are interested in this position please send an email to: lhunt@leadershipassociates.org, and request that an application and submittal instructions for the position of Superintendent, Duarte Unified School District be emailed to you. Please be sure to include your name, current position, and contact phone number in your email. All required application materials must be submitted, in pdf format, by 5 p.m. on the closing date listed.

District website: www.duarte.k12.ca.us

Position Description: Check back for position description

Consultants: Rich Thome and Kent Bechler, Ph.D

Moreland School District (Santa Clara County) Enrollment 4,670

Opening Date: February 2015
Closing Date: To be determined
Interview Date(s): To be determined
New Supt. Begins: July 1, 2015

If you are interested in this position please send an email to: lhunt@leadershipassociates.org, and request that an application and submittal instructions for the position of Superintendent, Moreland School District be emailed to you. Please be sure to include your name, current position, and contact phone number in your email. All required application materials must be submitted, in pdf format, by 5 p.m. on the closing date listed.

District website: www.moreland.k12.ca.us

Position Description: Check back for position description

Consultants: Jim Brown, Don Iglesias and Marc Ecker

Mtn. View-Los Altos High School District (Santa Clara County) Enrollment 3,753

Opening Date: February 2015
Closing Date: March 16, 2015
Interview Date(s): April 11, 2015
New Supt. Begins: July 1, 2015

If you are interested in this position please send an email to: lhunt@leadershipassociates.org, and request that an application and submittal instructions for the position of Superintendent, Mtn. View-Los Altos High School District be emailed to you. Please be sure to include your name, current position, and contact phone number in your email. All required application materials must be submitted, in pdf format, by 5 p.m. on the closing date listed.

District website: www.mvla.net

Position Description: Get position description

Consultants: Phil Quon and Peggy Lynch, Ed.D

Novato Unified School District (Marin County) Enrollment 8,078

Opening Date: January 2015
Closing Date: March 23, 2015 
Interview Date(s): April 25-26, 2015
New Supt. Begins: July 1, 2015

If you are interested in this position please send an email to: lhunt@leadershipassociates.org, and request that an application and submittal instructions for the position of Superintendent, Novato Unified School District be emailed to you. Please be sure to include your name, current position, and contact phone number in your email. All required application materials must be submitted, in pdf format, by 5 p.m. on the closing date listed.

District website: www.nusd.org

Position Description: Check back for position description

Consultants: Kent L. Bechler, Ph.D, and Rich Thome 

Paradise Unified School District (Butte County) Enrollment 4,261

Opening Date: January 2015
Closing Date: March 26, 2015 
Interview Date(s): April 27-28, 2015
New Supt. Begins: July 1, 2015

If you are interested in this position please send an email to: lhunt@leadershipassociates.org, and request that an application and submittal instructions for the position of Superintendent, Paradise Unified School District be emailed to you. Please be sure to include your name, current position, and contact phone number in your email. All required application materials must be submitted, in pdf format, by 5 p.m. on the closing date listed.

District website: www.pusdk12.org

Position Description: Check back for position description

Consultants: Sally Frazier, Ed.D and Marc Ecker, Ph.D 

Reed Union Elementary School District (Marin County) Enrollment 1,556

Opening Date: January 2015
Closing Date: March 16, 2015
Interview Date(s): April 8 & 9, 2015
New Supt. Begins: July 1, 2015

If you are interested in this position please send an email to: lhunt@leadershipassociates.org, and request that an application and submittal instructions for the position of Superintendent, Reed Union Elementary School District be emailed to you. Please be sure to include your name, current position, and contact phone number in your email. All required application materials must be submitted, in pdf format, by 5 p.m. on the closing date listed.

District website: www.reedschools.org

Position Description: Get position description

Consultants: Jim Brown, Don Iglesias, and Marc Ecker, Ph.D 

Rialto Unified School District (San Bernardino County) Enrollment 26,468

Opening Date: January 2015
Closing Date: March 16, 2015 
Interview Date(s): April 15, 2015
New Supt. Begins: July 1, 2015

If you are interested in this position please send an email to: lhunt@leadershipassociates.org, and request that an application and submittal instructions for the position of Superintendent, Rialto Unified School District be emailed to you. Please be sure to include your name, current position, and contact phone number in your email. All required application materials must be submitted, in pdf format, by 5 p.m. on the closing date listed.

District website: www.rialto.k12.ca.us

Position Description: Get position description

Consultants: Kent L. Bechler, Ph.D and Michael Escalante, Ed.D 

San Bruno Park School District (San Mateo County) Enrollment 2,785

Opening Date: October 2014
Closing Date: February 27, 2015
Interview Date(s): March 28-29, 2015 
New Supt. Begins: July 1, 2015

If you are interested in this position please send an email to: lhunt@leadershipassociates.org, and request that an application and submittal instructions for the position of Superintendent, San Bruno Park School District be emailed to you. Please be sure to include your name, current position, and contact phone number in your email. All required application materials must be submitted, in pdf format, by 5 p.m. on the closing date listed.

District website: www.sbpsd.k12.ca.us

Position Description: Get position description

Consultants: Sally Frazier, Ed.D, and Don Iglesias

San Mateo Union High School District (San Mateo County) Enrollment 8,163

Opening Date: February 2015
Closing Date: March 26, 2015
Interview Date(s): April 18, 2015
New Supt. Begins: July 1, 2015

If you are interested in this position please send an email to: lhunt@leadershipassociates.org, and request that an application and submittal instructions for the position of Superintendent, San Mateo Union High School District be emailed to you. Please be sure to include your name, current position, and contact phone number in your email. All required application materials must be submitted, in pdf format, by 5 p.m. on the closing date listed.

District website: www.smuhsd.org

Position Description: Check back for position description

Consultants: Peggy Lynch, Ed.D, and Phil Quon

University Preparatory School (Shasta County) Enrollment 900

Opening Date: November 2014
Closing Date: Open Until Filled - We request that applications be submitted by January 26, 2015 (extended date)
Interview Date(s): February 27 & 28, 2015
New Supt./Principal Begins: To be determined

If you are interested in this position please send an email to: lhunt@leadershipassociates.org, and request that an application and submittal instructions for the position of Superintendent/Principal, University Preparatory School be emailed to you. Please be sure to include your name, current position, and contact phone number in your email. All required application materials must be submitted, in pdf format, by 5 p.m. on the closing date listed.

School website: www.ups.suhsd.net

Position Description: Get position description

Consultant: James R. (Jim) Brown

Ventura Unified School District (Ventura County) Enrollment 17,430)

Opening Date: February 2015
Closing Date: March 23, 2015
Interview Date(s): To be determined
New Supt. Begins: July 1, 2015

If you are interested in this position please send an email to: lhunt@leadershipassociates.org, and request that an application and submittal instructions for the position of Superintendent, Ventura Unified School District be emailed to you. Please be sure to include your name, current position, and contact phone number in your email. All required application materials must be submitted, in pdf format, by 5 p.m. on the closing date listed.

District website: www.venturausd.org

Position Description: Get position description

Consultants: Gwen Gross, Ph.D, and Phil Quon

WestEd / Director, California Center for Common Core Implementation

Opening Date: January 2015
Closing Date: Open Until Filled 
Interview Date(s): To be determined
New Director Begins: To be determined

If you are interested in this position please send an email to: lhunt@leadershipassociates.org, and request that an application and submittal instructions for the position of Director, California Center for Common Core Implementarion be emailed to you. Please be sure to include your name, current position, and contact phone number in your email. All required application materials must be submitted, in pdf format, by 5 p.m. on the closing date listed.

Position Description: Get position description

Consultants: James R. (Jim) Brown and Kent L. Bechler Ph.D

Selections

Leadership Associates worked with School Boards in their selection of 26 superintendents in 2013; 25 in 2012; 22 in 2011; 12 in 2010; 19 in 2009; 26 in 2008; 28 in 2007; and has worked with Boards to place more than 300 superintendents since 1996.

In addition, Leadership Associates has conducted searches for the following positions: Superintendent and Executive Director, Regional Occupational Program (ROP); Assistant Superintendent, Human Resources; Chief Academic Officer; Chief Business Official; SELPA Director; Special Education Director; Human Resources Director; Elementary and Middle School Principal.
 
Congratulations to School Boards and Superintendents selected in 2013 and 2014!!
2014  
Alta Loma School District James Moore
Anaheim Union High School District Michael Matsuda
Cambrian School District Carrie Andrews
Capistrano Unified School District Kirsten Vital
Central Union High School District Bryan Thomason
Fort Bragg Unified School District Charles Bush
Fountain Valley School District Mark Johnson
Newhall School District Paul Cordeiro
Oakland Unified School District Antwan Wilson
Orcutt Union School District Deborah Blow
Oxford Preparatory Academy Ronnie Henderson
Palo Alto Unified School District Glenn (Max) McGee
Pittsburg Unified School District Janet Schulze
Riverside Unified School District David Hansen
Roseville City School District Derrick Garcia
Sacramento City USD Jose Banda
St. Helena Unified School District Marylou Wilson
San Lorenzo Valley Unified School District Laurie Bruton
San Marino Unified School District Alex Cherniss
West Covina Unified School District Charles Hinman
   
2013  
Association of California School Administrators/ACSA Wesley Smith
Alview-Dairyland Union School District Loren York
Anaheim City School District Linda Wagner
Byron Union School District Debbie Burnette
Cajon Valley Union School District David Miyashiro
Fontana Unified School District Leslie Boozer
Fontana Unified School District/CBO Randal Bassett
Jefferson School District James Bridges
Kentfield Elementary School District Elizabeth Schott
La Puente Valley ROP Alejandro Rojas
Lammersville Unified School District Kirk Nicholas
Metropolitan Education District Alyssa Lynch
Mt. Diablo Unified School District Nellie Meyer
Oxnard School District Cesar Morales
Ravenswood City School District Gloria Hernandez
San Dieguito Union High School District Rick Schmitt
Santa Ana Unified School District Rick Miller
South Bay Union School District Catherine McNamara
Standard Elementary School District Paul Meyers
Sylvan Union School District Debra Hendricks
Taft Union High School District Blanca Cavazos
Upland Unified School District Nancy Kelly
Vacaville Unified School District Ken Jacopetti
Walnut Valley Unified School District Robert Taylor
Willits Unified School District Patricia Johnson
Yucaipa-Calimesa Jt. Unified School District Cali Binks
   
2012  
 Azusa Unified School District Linda Kaminski
Baldy View ROP Shelley Adams
Cabrillo Unified School District Tony Roehrick
Corona-Norco Unified School District Michael Lin
Desert Sands Unified School District Gary Rutherford
Eureka City School District
Fred Van Vleck
Exeter Public Schools Tim Hire
Fullerton Elementary School District Robert Pletka
Galt Joint Union High School District Matthew Roberts
Goleta Union Elementary School District Bill Banning
Hemet Unified School District Barry Kayrell
Kings River Union Elementary School District Sherry Martin
Lake Elsinore Unified School District Douglas Kimberly
Las Lomitas Elementary School District Lisa Cesario
Lindsay Unified School District Thomas Rooney
Natomas Unified School District Chris Evans
Oak Grove Elementary School District Jose Manzo
Ocean View School District Gustavo Balderas
Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified School District Doug Domene
San Ramon Valley Unified School District Mary Shelton
Santa Maria Joint Union High School District Mark Richardson
Ukiah Unified School District Debra Kubin
Victor Elementary School District Jan Gonzales
West End SELPA Susan Bobbitt-Voth
Willits Unified School District Debra Pearson - Interim