After an extensive superintendent evaluation process, the Grand Rapids Board of Education voted unanimously on March 17 in support of granting Superintendent Teresa Weatherall Neal a "highly effective" rating.
The evaluation included four key areas: student academic achievement and attendance; leadership; administration and operations; and implementation of the transformation plan. There were 21 indicators total under the four categories.
The Grand Rapids Board of Education unanimously approved Superintendent Teresa Weatherall Neal's pick as the new Chief Financial Officer for the district.
Mr. Larry Oberst is a local veteran in accounting, finance, and business who has served in executive roles for Spectrum Health, BDO USA, and Holland Home.