Clarion-Goldfield-Dows Superintendent Position






Stakeholder Survey Invitation



Survey Link:


The Clarion-Goldfield-Dows School Board has hired Grundmeyer Leader Services to support the search for a new superintendent.  Long time district Superintendent Dr. Bob Olson has recently announced his retirement at the end of the school year.  The search will begin immediately and conclude with the hire of a new successful leader.  Your feedback regarding what "desired qualifications are most important for this position will ensure the new hire is a good fit for both the school district and community.  


Please share narrative insights below and rank personal and professional priorities for the new superintendent.  The search team will produce a general report based on the information gathered in this survey.  The report will be shared with the board to advise them on what priorities the district and community stakeholders are looking for in a new leader.  


This survey is anonymous unless you provide your name voluntarily. Thank you for taking the time to complete this survey and provide direction for this important leadership position before Sunday, November 17thth.


Superintendent hiring timeline:

       Nov. 1-17                       Stakeholder survey open

       Nov. 22-Jan. 5               Application period

       January 15                       Board reviews candidate pool (closed session)

       February 5                       Board screens candidates (closed session)

       February 26                     Formal interviews with finalists