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Alexandria school district searches for new leader

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The search is on for a new superintendent for Alexandria School District 206. School board members discussed the search at their regular meeting Monday.


Terry Quist, who has served as superintendent of the district for the past six years, is retiring on December 31.

The timeline for filling the position is as follows:

August 22 - application deadline.

September 10 - final slate of candidates announced.

Mid-October - final selection announced.

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Tara Bitzan
Tara Bitzan is editor of the Echo Press. She joined the company in 1991 as a news reporter. A lifelong resident of Douglas County, Tara graduated from Brandon High School and earned a bachelor of arts degree in mass communications and English with a minor in Scandinavian Studies from Moorhead State University. She and her husband, Dennis, and their children live near Alexandria.
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