TEXARKANA, Texas - The Texarkana Independent School District has begun its search for a new superintendent following the resignation of Paul Norton who was appointed as superintendent at Lake Travis ISD on July 8.
During the Board of Trustees meeting held on July 21, trustees unanimously voted to approve Thomas & Horton, LLP as the third-party firm to lead the search for the district’s new superintendent.
During the meeting, David Thompson and Mike Moses, the former Texas education commissioner, outlined how they would work for the TISD Board of Trustees to recruit a chief executive with a proven track record of success and one that would fit into the Tiger Family culture.
As of Aug. 3, the superintendent vacancy has officially opened and has been posted with Texas Association of School Administrators (TASA), TexasISD.com and other national educational publications. The posting can also be found at www.txkisd.net. Application deadline is Oct. 2.
Those who wish to establish their candidacy are asked to send their letter of interest and an up-to-date resume to: David Thompson, Thompson & Horton LLP, Phoenix Tower, 3200 Southwest Freeway, Suite 2000, Houston, Texas, 77027.