Position Description for School District of La Crosse, La Crosse, Wisconsin


The School District of La Crosse, La Crosse, Wisconsin, Board of Education, is seeking a highly qualified and fully certified Superintendent.  The Board wishes to have the successful candidate assume the responsibilities of the position July 1, 2020.


McPherson & Jacobson, L.L.C., Executive Recruitment and Development has been engaged as the consultant in a search for outstanding candidates. They will assist the Board of Education in identifying and screening the candidates.


Enrollment: 6,500


Location: 210 miles northwest of Milwaukee, 150 miles southeast of Minneapolis


The Qualifications

The candidate must have the background, skills, and abilities essential for excellence in educational leadership. The board recognizes that selecting a superintendent is one of the most important decisions it will make. The Board developed the following desired characteristics.

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Contact information:

            McPherson & Jacobson, L.L.C.

            11725 Arbor St., Suite 220

            Omaha, NE 68144


            Email: apps@macnjake.com


School Website: http://www.lacrosseschools.org

School District of La Crosse Brochure: http://macnjake.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/La-Crosse-WI-8x11-Brochure-1.pdf 


Consultant:    Mr. Gary McAndrew           g_mcandrew@macnjake.com         



School District of La Crosse is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The district does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin or disability and, when needed, will provide reasonable accommodations to applicants and employees. Anyone requesting a reasonable accommodation in the application or recruitment process please contact McPherson & Jacobson at the address/phone/email above.