During a special board meeting on Thursday April 26, 2018 the Ionia County Intermediate School District Board of Education continued the process of selecting a superintendent to replace Jason Mellema, who will become the Ingham County Intermediate School District Superintendent beginning July 1.

The Board was presented 17 candidates by Dave Killips, Regional President of Michigan Leadership Institute.  MLI was contracted by the Board as the consultant to work with the Board through the selection process.

The Board narrowed down the list to three candidates they wish to interview on May 2. The names and interview times are as follows:

Mr. Patrick Kreger, Union City Superintendent since 2007                              4:00 pm

Mr. Ethan Ebenstein, Comstock Park Superintendent since 2008                 5:30 pm

Dr. Karen Sherwood, Kalkaska Superintendent since 2014                              7:00 pm

All interviews are open to the public and the public is encouraged to attend.  The interviews will be held at the Ionia County Intermediate School District, 2191 Harwood Road in Ionia.