Central Office Reorganization

2015-2016 Central Office Reorganization – Phase I

 12/07/2015 – Work/Business
eboard link icon Agenda Item – 2015-2016 Central Office Reorganization

Appointment of Personnel for Senior Level Positions

Leo BrownDr. Leo Brown (resume) was the Assistant Director of Human Resources for Emory University from 2005 – 2011. He was also the Chief Human Capital Officer for Kansas City Public Schools from 2011 – 2012 where he met Superintendent Green. Dr. Brown will start as DeKalb Schools’ Chief Human Capital Officer in January 2016.

Vasanne TinsleyDr. Vasanne Tinsley (resume) started with DeKalb Schools as a School Counselor in 1994. She was most recently the Director of Support Services and is now being promoted to Deputy Superintendent of Student Support & Intervention.

Reclassification of Existing Positions

  • Chief Academic & Accountability Officer
    (formerly Deputy Superintendent of Curriculum &Instruction)
  • Chief Human Capital Officer
    (formerly Chief Human Resources Officer)
  • Executive Director, Exceptional Education
    (formerly Director, Exceptional Education)
  • Exec Director, Professional Learning & Leadership Development
    (formerly Director, Professional Learning)

Creation of New Positions

  • Chief Communications & Community Relations Officer
  • Deputy Superintendent, Student Support & Intervention
  • Executive Director, Student Advancement
  • Director, Charters, School Governance, & Flexibility

Realignment of Existing Positions

  • Direct report of (5) Regional Superintendents to the Superintendent
  • Decentralization and local autonomy to Regional Superintendents to include wraparound support of human capital, curriculum, technology, facilities/transportation management, and finance management.