North Butler announces finalists for superintendent position

Michael Peterson, 44, is currently superintendent at Wapello Community Schools since 2011, located in southeast Iowa.

Joel L. Foster, 46, is currently superintendent/pre-kindergarten-third grade principal at West Harrison Community School District in Mondamin since 2009, located in western Iowa.

Mark Vervaecke, 45, is currently principal at Maquoketa Community School District since 2008, located in eastern Iowa.

North Butler Community Schools announced three finalists for the vacant position of superintendent at North Butler Community Schools next year.

Board of education hired McPherson Jacobson, LLC to help review numerous applicants before deducing the field to three candidates to be interviewed.

The trio of nominees will tour the district, along with interviews from the high school student council, building administrators, teacher committee, parent group and board of education. Interviews are slated for April 9, 10 and 14.

Read full story in the April 10 Tribune-Journal.