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Two Will Be Interviewed For Adams-Cheshire Superintendent

Only two candidates will be interviewed Thursday for the Adams Cheshire Regional School District superintendent position with candidate Martin McEvoy withdrawing his name from consideration.

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Adams-Cheshire Chooses Three Superintendent Finalists

The superintendent search committee greenlighted Berkshires County residents Beth Choquette, Aaron Dean, and Martin McEvoy for finalist interviews.

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Clarksburg Begins Search for Town Administrator

The town of Clarksburg will begin the search for a new town administrator within the next week but the Select Board is keeping an option to hire for two part-time positions: a town administrator and a grant writer.

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Adams-Cheshire Starts Two-Pronged Search for Superintendent, Interim

The Adams-Cheshire Regional School Committee on Monday voted to hire an interim superintendent and simultaneously conduct a permanent superintendent search.

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North Adams Library Resumes Search for Library Director

Rich Remsberg, acting chairman of the library trustees, reported Wednesday's trustees meeting that the initial search did not solicit enough candidates for the mayor to make a selection.

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Adams Selectmen to Interview Three For Town Administrator

Three candidates for town administrator are being brought forward for interviews with the Board of Selectmen later this month: Jay Green, an attorney and former North Adams administrative officer; Steve Neratko, who works in economic development for the town of Dover, Vt., and Greaty Barrington Town Manager Jennifer Tabakin.

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Adams Restarts Town Administrator Search Committee

The Selectmen on Wednesday voted to reform the Town Administrator Search Committee and have it begin reviewing applications immediately.

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Cheshire to Begin Town Administrator Selection Process

Retiring Town Administrator Mark Webber told the board on Tuesday that now that the job posting has ended, the selectmen must start the town administrator selection process.

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North Berkshire School Union Offers Superintendent Post to Franzoni

John Franzoni, principal of Brayton Elementary School in North Adams, was the last of three formal interviews the committee held this week. On Wednesday night, just minutes after he'd left Clarksburg School, the committee voted for him 10-2 on a roll call vote.

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Calendar Finally Taking Shape for Lanesborough-Williamstown Schools

With the inclusion of five potential snow days, the calendar would stretch to June 25, the same date when school is ending next month after a year that saw the district's three schools close for six snow days.

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North Berkshire School Union Has Three Finalists for Superintendent Post

The superintendent search committee selected Vermont's Battenkill Valley Supervisory Union Superintendent William Bazyk, Florida's Abbot Memorial School Principal Heidi Dugal and North Adams' Brayton Elementary School Principal John Franzoni from among five candidates interviewed last week.

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Lanesborough Town Administrator Interviews 5 & 6

It was at her college graduation some 20 years ago when Stacy Parsons was recruited to work in town government. She became the conservation agent and has been involved in a number of town government functions. Now she is the executive director at Head Start and she's looking to become the town's next town administrator.

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Superintendent Candidate Bazyk Familiar With Adams-Cheshire Challenges

The Adams-Cheshire Regional School Committee held its third superintendent interview on Thursday night with William Bazyk, superintendent of the Battenkill Valley Supervisory Union.

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Superintendent Candidate Geryk Says Prepared to Move ACRSD Forward

The School Committee on Wednesday interviewed the second of four superintendent candidates: Maria Geryk, former superintendent of the Amherst-Pelham Regional Schools.

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Q&A: Superintendent Interviews Offer Window into Administratorsí Thinking

Below are excerpts from the hour-long interviews of each candidate, during which the committee asked a series of predetermined questions with an opportunity for committee members to ask follow-up questions.

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Four Finalists Selected For Adams-Cheshire Superintendent Post

Out of six applicants for the post, only five were interviewed. One candidate dropped out and the committee voted to eliminate one applicant who they felt was not qualified.

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Mount Greylock Committee Offers Interim Super Full-Time Post

On a vote of 6-0-1 with committee member Steven Miller abstaining, the panel chose Grady from among two finalists for the position.

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Grady, Taconic's Vosburgh Named Finalists for Mount Greylock Superintendent

On Tuesday, Search Committee Chairman Steven Miller told the full Transition Committee he had notified the two finalists and received confirmation from each that he and she would like to continue in the process.

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Matuszko Tapped As Next BRPC Executive Director

After 21 years with the organization, Thomas Matuszko is poised to become the next executive director of the Berkshire Regional Planning Commission. The commission chose Matuszko out of three finalists Thursday evening. The executive committee will now negotiate terms for employment with who could become just the organization's third executive director since the commission was formed in 1967.

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Adams Officials Envision The Ideal Town Administrator

Wanted: an honest, upfront administrator willing to embrace the community of Adams, a people person also has a good handle on management and finances and a willingness to collaborate.

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BRPC to Choose New Executive Director Next Week

A search committee conducted its interviews for the three finalists for the position on Thursday and Berkshire Regional Planning Commission will pick Nathaniel Karns' successor next week. Karns is retiring from the job after 23 years. He was just the second executive director since the commission was formed in 1967.

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Mount Greylock School District Posts Superintendent Position

This week, the district's advertisement for a permanent superintendent was posted on the website of the Massachusetts Association of School Committees, which, along with the Massachusetts Association of School Superintendents, is one of the main vehicles for getting the word out.

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Mount Greylock Transition Committee Defines Process for Superintendent Search

The committee decided on the following seats for the search panel: two members of the Transition Committee, one teacher, one parent, one principal, one town official from either Lanesborough or Williamstown and one Mount Greylock student.

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Adams to Post Administrator Position

With the departure of former Town Administrator Tony Mazzucco, the Selectmen have started the search process for a new administrator. Officials hope to have someone hired this summer.

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Adams-Cheshire Starts Up Search for Superintendent

Putnam, who initially came to the district as interim two years ago, announced his retirement at the end of this school year late last year.

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