Superintendent Finalist
Superintendent Finalist Visits
The two finalists for the next Superintendent of the School District of Grafton will be in the District on Tuesday and Wednesday, April 9 and 10, 2013.  They will be spending a brief time in each school, interacting with staff, students, administrators and parents.  On the evening of their individual visits, the candidates will have a second interview with the Board of Education.   Please see more for their schedules. 
Superintendent Candidate’s District Visits

Tuesday, April 9, 2013

Dr. Mel Lightner, Superintendent
Pulaski School District

NOTE: Times are different each day due to the shortened high-school day on Wednesdays.



TBD by candidate Breakfast meeting with Terry Ziegler

9:30 – 9:40 a.m. Meet Marty Armato @ District Office

9:50 – 10:20 a.m. Kennedy Elementary, Principal, Karen Sieber

10:35 – 11:05 a.m. Grafton Elementary, Principal, Jeff Martyka

11:10 – 11:40 a.m. Buildings and Grounds, Coordinator, Jamie Scofield

11:45 – 12:15 p.m. Technology Department, Coordinator, Rick Seybold

12:20 – 12:44 p.m. Lunch with Grafton High School Staff

12:45 – 1:35 p.m. Grafton High School, Principal, Ken McCormick

1:50 – 2:20 p.m. Woodview Elementary, Principal, Nathan Joynt

2:30 – 3:00 p.m. John Long Middle School, Principal, Greg Kabara

3:15 – 3:50 p.m. District Office (Curriculum Director, Michelle Mancl; Business Manager,
Mark Powell)

(3:50 p.m.) Candidate goes on “break” until 5:45 p.m.

5:00 – 5:30 p.m. Admin team meets with Board to provide feedback

5:45 – 6:45 p.m. Candidate Interview



Wednesday, April 10, 2013

Dr. Keith Hilts, Superintendent
Ashland School District

NOTE: Times are different each day due to the shortened high-school day on Wednesdays.

TBD by candidate Breakfast meeting with Terry Ziegler

9:50 – 10:00 a.m. Meet Marty Armato @ District Office

10:10 – 10:40 a.m. Kennedy Elementary, Principal, Karen Sieber

10:55 – 11:25 a.m. Grafton Elementary, Principal, Jeff Martyka

11:30 – 12:00 p.m. Buildings and Grounds Department, Coordinator, Jamie Scofield

12:05 – 12:35 p.m. Technology Department, Coordinator, Rick Seybold

12:40 – 1:04 p.m. Lunch with Grafton High School Staff

1:10 – 2:00 p.m. Grafton High School, Principal, Ken McCormick

2:15 – 2:45 p.m. Woodview Elementary, Principal, Nathan Joynt

2:50 – 3:20 p.m. John Long Middle School, Principal, Greg Kabara

3:35 – 4:10 p.m. District Office (Curriculum Director, Michelle Mancl; Business Manager,
Mark Powell)

(4:10 p.m.) Candidate goes on “break” until 5:45 p.m.

5:00 – 5:30 p.m. Admin team meets with Board to provide feedback

5:45 – 6:45 p.m. Candidate Interview