BOLD narrows superintendent search to two
Four candidates were interviewed by BOLD School Board members on Tuesday. Two candidates will come back for a second interview on Thursday.
After interviewing four candidates on Tuesday, school board members agreed to bring back two of the candidates for a second interview on Thursday.
Board members will interview Jim Menton, BOLD High School principal, at 6 pm. Thursday and Patrick Beiermann, assistant elementary principal for Willmar Public Schools, at 7:15 p..m. Thursday.
Along with the two, school board members interviewed Cori Reynolds, community education director for Brainerd Public Schools, and John Willey, superintendent/principal for the Ellsworth School District, on Tuesday afternoon.
Board members invited community members from the district to participate in the interview process.
School board members are seeking a successor to Superintendent Dale Brandsoy, who will be retiring from a 38-year career in education at the end of June.