10-28-2008 Special School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #40


Title
Selection of Firm to Conduct Superintendent Search

Discussion
At the October 14, 2008,  meeting the Board directed the School Board Attorney to solicit from up to 5 executive search firms to assist the Board in identifying candidates to succeed Dr. Richard A. DiPatri as Superintendent of Schools. The School Board Attorney received proposals from 3 firms that are experiences and specialized in conducting nationwide searches for public school superintendent candidates. The firms that responded are Hazard, Young, Attea & Associates, Ltd., Proact Search and Ray & Associates, Ltd. Copies of the proposals have been provided to the Board.

Recommendation

Consider proposals from firms to conduct nationwide search for candidates from Brevard County Superintendent of Schools.



Meeting Date(s)
Action - 10/28/2008

Authority for Action
SEC 1001.50 Florida Statutes

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No

Source of Funding
Agenda Item will not Require the Expenditure of Funds

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Contact
Harold Bistline, School Board Attorney