Local School Leader Named Regional Superintendent of the Year

Published 06/19 2014 10:22AM

Updated 06/19 2014 10:33AM

The annual Texas superintendent of the year selection process, sponsored by the Texas Association of School Boards, begins with each of the twenty education service centers in Texas submitting a candidate for consideration.

The Region 14 candidate was was selected locally by a committee made up of board members from all across this region.

This year the Region 14 committee selected Dr. Heath Burns, Superintendent of the Abilene ISD.  Dr. Burns has seventeen years of administrative expereince and has been the superintendent in Abilene for the last four years.

Dr. Burns joins nineteen other regional winner from across the state that will be in consideration for the Texas Superintendent of the Year.

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