Superintendent Search--Updated May 13, 2016
On April 26, the Kyrene Governing Board approved the appointment of Dr. Jan Vesely as the new Superintendent for the District, effective July 1, 2016.
Dr. Vesely is currently the Deputy/Assistant Superintendent of the Sunnyside Unified School District in Tucson. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Education, and a Masters and Doctorate in Educational Leadership from Northern Arizona University.
The approval of Dr. Vesely's appointment comes after several months of recruitment and screening of candidates for the position, including meetings with key stakeholder groups such as teachers, students, parents and community members.
Kyrene Governing Board President, Bernadette Coggins said, "The Governing Board is confident that Dr. Vesely has the extensive experience, skills and exceptional leadership qualities required to lead Kyrene into the future."