Orangefield ISD begins search for new superintendent
Published 10:54 am Saturday, November 23, 2019
From staff reports
Orangefield ISD Board of Trustees selected Kevin Weldon as the Interim Superintendent effective November 21, 2019 to lead the district while a search for a permanent superintendent is conducted.
Weldon has several years of experience as a superintendent and the Board is confident he will provide effective leadership for the district during this transition period, according to a press release from the school district.
Dr. Stephen Patterson resigned earlier this month. Patterson was named Superintendent in 2012.
A posting for the position shows the qualifications and requirements:
- Campus and central office experience required (3 years +)
- Texas superintendent certificate required
- Residency in district preferred
- Supportive of school marshal program
All applications and supporting documents must be received by 5 p.m. on January 2, 2020.