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Board names sole finalist for DCSD interim superintendent

CASTLE ROCK - Tuesday night, the Douglas County School District Board of Education announced Erin Kane as the sole finalist to serve as the District's interim superintendent.

Kane brings a broad range of experiences to her latest role with DCSD. As the Executive Director of American Academy, she has built a charter system with a third campus expected to open in 2017. Kane previously spent time in the high technology industry in project development, project management, education and consulting. She earned her engineering degree in applied mathematics and computer science from the University of Colorado, Boulder. Kane also serves as an elected member of the Colorado League of Charter Schools Board of Directors.

The Board voted 4-3 to select Kane from two finalists who interviewed with the directors on Tuesday evening. Following state statue, the Board is expected to reconvene in two weeks to officially appoint Kane as interim superintendent.

August 2, 2016 | By rmbarber | Category: District

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