Superintendent Search & Transition

  • Overview

    The Governing Board of the Pleasant Valley School District (PVSD) has initiated the process of hiring the district’s next superintendent to ensure a smooth transition of leadership takes place prior to Dr. Ramsey's departure. Details of the search process will be provided to district stakeholders directly via email and on this web page. 

    Selection Process

    The Governing Board has retained advisors Mr. Richard Tauer and Dr. Alan Rasmussen from Education Support Services (ESS) to engage in a confidential search to recruit the most highly qualified candidate to serve as Pleasant Valley School District's next superintendent.

    For more information regarding the selection process, please contact:

    Mr. Richard Tauer -
    Dr. Alan Rasmussen - 


    PVSD Superintendent Search Process and Timeline
    Proceso de búsqueda y plazos del Superintendente de PVSD_Español


    The PVSD Governing Board sought staff and community input in its search for a new superintendent. This survey was designed to gather your perceptions about the state of the district along with the experiences and characteristics you believe are important for the incoming superintendent to possess. 

    The survey was conducted by Education Support Services (ESS). All individual responses remained anonymous. The survey closed at 11:59 PM (PST) on 3/14/2021.

    Leadership Profile and Presentation

    Leadership Profile Findings - School Board Presentation 03/18/2021

    PVSD Superintendent Leadership Profile Report with Survey Results 03/18/2021