Preparing today’s students for tomorrow’s world.
The Geary County Schools USD 475 District Administration is made up of a team of professionals with a vast amount of experience in technology, innovation, and relationships. The Superintendent of Schools provides leadership for the district and works with the Devin Center Team (DC Team) to provide first class programs, education, and processes to Geary County Schools students and staff.
This DC Team is made up of Executive Directors for Student Support Services, Communications, Innovation and Technology, Special Education, Human Resources, and Teaching and Learning. The team also includes the Chief Operations Officer, Chief Information Officer, and Chief Financial Officer. It is overseen by the Superintendent and the Associate Superintendent. Members of the DC Team lead departments in their field and provide support and assistance to both students and staff within the Geary County Schools community.
Dr. Beth Hudson
The Interim Superintendent of Schools oversees the operation of the district. Her role also allows her to visit schools in order to monitor operations and interact with students and staff. The Interim Superintendent provides guidance and direction to the district during her assignment.
Assistant to the Superintendent
The Assistant to the Superintendent manages the calendar for the Superintendent, his travel, and dictates meetings. She is also the Clerk to the Board of Education.
Director of Student Support Services
The Executive Director for Student Support Services serves as a resource and support for special programs, as well as a liaison for parent communications.
Chief Operations Officer
The Chief Operations Officer oversees the Business Department which manages the Business Department, Facilities, and the maintenance of buildings. He ensures all facilities are up to code and maintained properly.
Chief Information Officer
The Chief Information Officer manages all technology for the district. This includes but is not limited to servers, employee technology, student technology, and Internet service.
Chief Financial Officer
The Chief Financial Officer manages the Fiscal Services Department that is comprised of three functional areas 1) financial, budget, and debt reporting, 2) accounts payable and receivable management, and 3) fiscal compliance and data reporting.
Executive Director of Marketing and Media Relations
The Executive Director of Marketing and Media Relations serves as the official school spokesperson and Freedom of Information Officer and works with or oversees print, broadcast, and social media to highlight the many accomplishments of Geary County Schools.
Executive Director of Innovation and Technology
The Executive Director of Innovative Instruction & Technology is a director on the Teaching and Learning team and oversees Math, Science and Technology Integration for USD 475 K-12 classrooms. Additionally, he has oversight of several of the district’s grant programs.
Executive Director of Special Education
The Executive Director of Special Education oversees the special education department, as well, provides support to parents when they have questions and concerns about Elementary students.
Executive Director of Human Resources
The Executive Director of Personnel Services coordinates the work of the three departments; Human Resources, Benefits, and Payroll. All employee matters and employment processes are directed to Personnel Services.
Executive Director of Teaching and Learning
The Executive Director of Teaching and Learning facilitates programs and services to assist school leadership in the implementation of a systematic approach to improving education and learning for all children.