It has been announced that the Superintendent of North Branch Area Public Schools, Deb Henton, will be leaving the district to take over as the Executive Director of the Minnesota Association of School Administrators.
In a press release from the NBAPS, Henton will remain with the district through June 30, 2020, before starting with the MASA on July 1.
In a message to staff, Henton wrote, "I am so deeply grateful for all of your hard work and dedication; and will always look back at our time together with great pride and fondness. Thank you to all of you for your support over the last 13 years. The incredible work you do and the challenges you face will never be far from my mind as I advocate for improvements to public education with elected officials at both the state and federal level."
The district went on to say in the release that the will begin looking for a replacement in the coming week.