Dexter school district narrows down interim superintendent search
The Dexter schools Board of Education has a candidate in mind for the interim superintendent job when Mary Marshall leaves for a new position in a few weeks, the Dexter Leader reports.
The board was impressed with Desmarais, who served in Riverview for 36 years, five as superintendent before retiring in June 2011, the Leader said. Officials expect to approve his appointment at the next board meeting on Dec. 17.
Marshall is leaving Dexter after 20 years in the district. She is to become the superintendent for Pentwater Public Schools, a small school district located in Pentwater Township along Lake Michigan, about 80 miles north of Grand Rapids.