William Campbell Joins ISD 728 Leadership Team
ISD 728 has hired William Campbell as the District’s new Assistant Superintendent. As a member of the Superintendent's Cabinet, Mr. Campbell will oversee the Elementary School portion of Educational Services. The hiring was recommended and approved at the ISD 728 School Board meeting on Monday, June 8, 2020.
Mr. Campbell has a history of success in education, and has served as an elementary teacher, assistant principal, principal, and Superintendent in Tennessee, Georgia, and in Minnesota. He has also taught and coached at the Middle School level.
“We are excited about having him part of ISD 728, and know he will help us accomplish the District’s mission and strategic initiatives,” said Superintendent Dan Bittman. “He is incredibly knowledgeable, highly-qualified and charismatic about his work and ISD 728. He will be a terrific fit.”
The District began its search for a new Assistant Superintendent in March, assembling an interview committee to field candidates and conduct interviews. Members included representatives of the ISD 728 School Board, the school district leadership team, administrators and other district employees. Committee members expressed excitement and overwhelming support for his appointment, noting his commitment to ALL learners, desire to serve in ISD 728, love for the arts, and his experience leading.
A transition plan will be put in place to bring Mr. Campbell to ISD 728 with the help of Dr. Hennen-Burr, Assistant Superintendent, Tim Caskey, Executive Director of Human Resources, and the entire District Office team, Bittman said.
“ISD 728 is a wonderful place to work and learn, and we look forward to a bright future and continued success with Mr. Campbell as part of our team,” Bittman said.