SUSD Bright Spots – New Staff Appointments for 2017/2018 – At the Board Meeting of May 10, 2017, the following people were appointed and introduced to the Board for the 2017/2018 School Year: Marilyn Cline, Executive Director of Human Resources – Jaime Calderon, Principal at San Vicente Elementary – Richard Radtke, Principal at Frank Ledesma Elementary – Felipe Maturino, Assistant Principal at Main Street Middle School – Mel Kuchta, Assistant Principal at Soledad High School – Valerie Maturino, Counselor at Soledad High School. We welcome them and congratulate them on their appointments. Some as you may see, were promoted and/or moved to another school site after going through a rigorous process. We wish them much success in their professional endeavors. You may be wondering about the status on the Superintendent’s Search. There is a finalist and our Board of Trustees are in contract negotiations with the candidate Once the contract is signed by both parties, there will be announcement made and a press release to introduce the new Superintendent. More information will be forthcoming.