A series of community meetings are planned during December and January to collect public recommendations for the superintendent selection process for Steilacoom Historical School District. No.1.
At its Sept. 23 meeting, the directors of Steilacoom Historical School District No. 1, contracted with McPherson & Jacobson LLC Recruitment and Development , in collaboration with the Washington School Directors Association as consultants for candidates, for a permanent superintendent for the 150+ year old district. Michael Boring, from that firm, will conduct the forums.
This past May Dr. Cathy Davidson was hired as district’s interim superintendent to replace Dr. Art Himmler, its fifth superintendent. Community forums to collect recommendations about desired qualifications for the superintendent candidate are scheduled as follows:
- Wed., Dec. 2, 2009, 6 p.m., Pioneer Middle School (DuPont)
- Wed., Dec. 16, 2009, 6 p.m., Steilacoom High School Library (Steilacoom)
- Fri., Jan. 8, 2010, 6 p.m., Anderson Island Community Clubhouse (Anderson Island)