The USD 364 Board of Education held a special board meeting Thursday night to interview 3 possible candidates for the interim Superintendent position. They interviewed Michael Nolton of North Lyon County, Dr. Dale Slagle of Frontenac, and Dr. Randy Freeman, director of Marshall County Special Services, the special education cooperative between Marysville and Valley Heights School Districts. After the interviews, they hired Dr. Freeman as the interim Superintendent for next school year and asked Freeman to find an interim director for the special education cooperative for next year. Freeman is a former superintendent for the Silver Lake school district. His salary was set at just over $90,000 for next school year.
About Kevin Rippe
Kevin Rippe was born in Marysville and moved to Smith Center at the age of 1, then graduated from Smith Center High School in 1995. He graduated from Cloud County Community College in 1997, and joined the staff of KKAN/KQMA radio in Phillipsburg a year later. Since June of 2011 Kevin has been with us here at Your Country KNDY. You can hear Kevin on daily news reports, as well as calling area high school football and basketball. Kevin lives in Marysville with his wife Melissa, and 4 children Brennen, Jacob, Bailee, and Joshua.