Minutes 2-25-13

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                                                                                                               WINDHAM SOUTHWEST SUPERVISORY UNION





February 25, 2013


5:00 PM


Whitingham Elementary/Twin Valley Middle School





CALL TO ORDER: John Doty called the meeting to order at 6:07 PM.


Present: Bob Stevens, Facilitator, John Doty, Sandy Crowningshield, Stephanie Aldrich, Sandy Pentak-Cohen, Mike Heller, Peter Chesbro, Rebecca Fillion, Kathy Larsen, Karen Atwood


Bob gave an overview of agenda for the evening.


John called for a motion to approve minutes of Feb 4, 2013.

Motion made by Sandy Pentak-Cohen, Seconded by Peter Chesboro, All in Favor.


Committee will be given access to applicants on School Spring on Tuesday, February 26th.  Committee should begin review and evaluation of candidates.


Summaries of Search Criteria feedback was distributed to committee. 


Discussion ensued around points summarized by surveys.  Group was urged to be open to frank discussions that would use criteria compiled to help determine strengths and weaknesses of SU and what qualities, merits and accomplishments that new Superintendent should possess. 


Bob also told committee how this survey could help generate questions for the interviews


Vision and Strategic Plan for SU considered


Next step for committee is to review Interview questions that will be sent out to all by Bob and chose two per person to send to Bob.


Motion made by Peter Chesboro to release Search Criteria feedback to public at the conclusion of the committee’s work, seconded by Sandy Crowningshield, All in favor.



Motion to adjourn was made by Kathy Larsen, seconded by Stephanie Aldrich at 7:16

All in favor



Respectfully Submitted,


Karen Atwood