The Kentucky Board of Education – with the assistance of Greenwood/Asher and Associates Inc. – is searching for nominations for the next commissioner of education.

As the chief executive officer for both the Board of Education and the Department of Education, the commissioner recommends and implements KBE policies and directs KDE in the management of the state’s 172 public school districts.

To nominate a candidate or apply, go to KDE’s 2020 Kentucky Education Commissioner Search webpage, which includes the job posting.

Individuals who wish to nominate a candidate should submit a letter of nomination, including contact information for the nominee to Greenwood/Asher and Associates Inc.

Nominations and applications are being taken until May 31.