Shelley Redinger, one of three finalists for superintendent of the Ann Arbor Public Schools, has withdrawn from consideration, according to an announcement from AAPS on Tuesday morning. Redinger has accepted a job as superintendent of the Spotsylvania County school system in Virginia. The Fredricksburg Free Lance–Star newspaper reports that she was offered the job by the Spotsylvania County school board on Monday.
The two remaining finalists for the AAPS job are Patricia Green (North Allegheny School District, Pennsylvania) and Michael Muñoz (Des Moines Public Schools, Iowa). A public forum to meet the candidates will be held on Friday, March 4 from 6-8:30 p.m. in the Pioneer High School cafeteria annex, 601 W. Stadium Blvd. Also open to the public are the candidates’ second interviews with the board, which begin at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, March 5 in the main conference room of the AAPS Balas Administration Building, 2555 S. State St.
The board will begin deliberations on their preferred candidate immediately following the interviews.