Superintendent: Greater Albany Public Schools, Albany Oregon



Administrative Position Posting

Position Title: Superintendent

Closing Date for Applications: February 2, 2015

Employment Begins: July 1, 2015

Greater Albany Public Schools is seeking an outstanding educational leader to serve as superintendent beginning July 1, 2015. The successful candidate will have demonstrated leadership in curriculum and instruction areas; the ability to elicit positive responses as an individual and represent the district and profession effectively; and proven skills to organize, motivate, and manage organizations. 

  • Approximately 9,100 students
  • Schools (20):
    o Thirteen elementary schools
    o One grades 3-8 school
    o Three middle schools
    o Two high schools
    o One alternative school

Greater Albany School District offers strong programs of character education, self-discipline, and peer mentoring for children at all grade levels. Students outscore the national average and show consistent improvement on both the verbal and math portions on the SAT. Top notch graduates have earned $1.5 million in scholarships and other academic awards. Graduates attend the best universities in the region and the world, including Stanford University, Georgia Tech, U.S. Naval Academy, Washington University, Cornell University, Rhode Island School of Design, and major public and private universities in Oregon. For more information visit the district’s website:

The school district covers 154 square miles across Linn and Benton counties. The city of Albany (pop. 51,000) is located just a few miles off of I-5. This farming city has retained a charming, walkable downtown and has more historic homes (350) than any other city in Oregon. The Willamette Valley Scenic Bikeway runs through the town, and the outlying area hosts eight covered bridges.

The Application Requirements are:

  • Letter of Interest
  • Completed Application Form
  • Current Resume
  • Copy of Oregon Administrator License or other state current license
  • Statement of Educational Philosophy (1 page)
  • Completed Mentor Questionnaire
  • Letters of Recommendation (3-5 preferred within last 3 years)
  • Other information demonstrating success in education

For additional information regarding the position, please contact:

Greg McKenzie, Search Consultant
Window to Leadership, LLC
1470 Rosemont Road
West Linn, Oregon 97068
Phone: 503-752-2438
Email:  or

Greater Albany Public Schools is an Equal Opportunity Educator and Employer and Actively Seeks Minority Applicants