HUDSON FALLS, N.Y. (NEWS10) – On Friday, Washington-Saratoga-Warren-Hamilton-Essex BOCES introduced the appointment of a brand new District Superintendent and Leader Government Officer. Dr. Turina Parker is stepping as much as the location from her earlier put up as Assistant Superintendent for Instructional and Strengthen Techniques.
Dr. Parker is anticipated to be formally decided on at WSWHE BOCES’ subsequent board assembly on June 8. She’s going to then start her tasks because the BOCES district’s new superintendent efficient Aug. 16.
“Dr. Parker has demonstrated the facility to steer and paintings cooperatively around the area,” WSWHE BOCES President John A. Rieger mentioned in a press release on Friday. “We’re assured that Dr. Parker will construct on our successes, satisfy our strategic plans, and supply a imaginative and prescient that may take the group to the following stage and supply even more potent make stronger and alternatives for the training of our kids and the college districts that we serve.”
Dr. Parker will exchange present District Superintendent of Colleges James Dexter, who is ready to retire in August. Dexter has spent 12 years operating with WSWHE BOCES.
“I’m commemorated to serve the BOCES on this new capability,” mentioned Dr. Parker. “As District Superintendent, I plan to nurture our valued partnerships with the element college districts and the group to supply alternatives for scholar luck and native personnel building.”
Dr. Parker’s occupation comprises 14 years of carrier with WSWHE BOCES, the place she has served as Essential for Particular Techniques, Government Essential, and Government Director for Instructional and Strengthen Techniques. She additionally teaches as an accessory at SUNY Plattsburgh.
WSWHE BOCES’ seek for a brand new superintendent began early within the yr. Neighborhood comments used to be incorporated within the procedure, via a survey that accrued just about 200 responses. Dr. Parker emerged from a listing of 4 ultimate applicants.