Murrieta Valley Unified School District Superintendent Search

  • The Murrieta Valley Unified School District Board of Education is in the process of conducting a nationwide Executive Search for the District’s next superintendent.

    Leadership Associates, an executive search and leadership development firm, was selected to advise the Board in this important process. This collaborative and inclusive process includes a method to gather input from students, staff, parents, and community. 

    Please follow this webpage. Community input, process updates and dates of public meetings will be provided on this page throughout this process, which is outlined below: 

  • Frequently Asked Questions


    1. How does the search process work?
      The Board is working with Leadership Associates to conduct a rigorous, nationwide search. The Board will seek, receive and consider input from the community, review applications, interview candidates and select the new superintendent.

    2. When will the new Superintendent be hired?
      The process to select a new Superindent is approxiamtely 4-6 months. The timeline is linked above and is subject to change as the search process continues.

    3. How and when do parents and other stakeholders weigh-in?
      The Board will be soliciting input on the characteristics, experience, and skills desired in the next superintendent via an online survey and stakeholder conference sessions.

    4. When will the District share the collected input with the public?
      The information gathered will be presented to the Board and then compiled, summarized, and incorporated into the Superintendent Position Profile / Description, which will be published here following Board review. 

    5. Who will make the final selection?
      By law, the Board is solely responsible for hiring the new superintendent. The Board will seek, receive, and consider input from the community, review applications, interview candidates, and select the new superintendent.

    6. How can the public follow this process?
      Updates regarding the superintendent search process will be posted above. The Board will also provide updates at its regularly scheduled board meetings and future press releases.

    7. Can we find out who is applying?
      All application materials, including the names of applicants and any other personally identifiable information, are confidential under law.
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