• After more than 25 years of service, Dr. Kristen McNeill will retire on Thursday, June 30, 2022 as Superintendent of the Washoe County School District. Beginning Tuesday, July 6, 2022, Dr. Susan Enfield will assume the role of Superintendent.

    In accordance with Board Policy 9082, which outlines the established succession process to provide continuity in staffing for the District, Dr. Troy Parks, Chief Academic Officer will be Acting Superintendent during the five-day period from July 1 to July 5, 2022.

    Deputy Superintendent Debra Biersdorff also retires on June 30.

Incoming Superintendent

  • Congratulations to Dr. Susan Enfield, the incoming WCSD Superintendent of Schools. On April 26, at a Special Meeting, the Board of Trustees selected Dr. Susan Enfield as the next Superintendent of Schools for the Washoe County School District. After this decision, the Board President, Vice President, and Legal Counsel entered into negotiations with Dr. Susan Enfield. At the May 10 Board of Trustees Meeting,  the Board approved the contract for Superintendent Dr. Susan Enfield. Dr. Enfield will join the District full time on July 6 and on a four-year contract extending to June 30, 2026. The contract document is available here.

    Incoming Superintendent Dr. Enfield’s Candidate Summary information.

    News Release announcing Incoming Superintendent Dr. Enfield’s appointment by Board of Trustees.

    News Release confirming Incoming Superintendent Dr. Enfield’s contract.