Reorganization of Central Staff - DISD
Reorganization of Central Staff
Effective today, Jan. 3, central staff will have a revised reporting structure. This reorganization will not impact all departments.
The major changes include changing the name of Human Resources Department to the Division of Human Capital. Claudia Rodriguez has been reclassified as the Chief Human Capital Officer and will report directly to the superintendent.
Jacqueline Landry, executive director – Professional Development, and the Professional Development Department now will report to the Chief Human Capital Officer.
John Blackburn, Chief of Police – Police and Security Services, and the Police Department also will report to the Division of Human Capital.
The district's new chief financial officer, Alan King, will start his position Jan. 18. Phil Jimerson, deputy chief of operations, and the entire Operations Department (Bond, Construction, Facilities, Maintenance, Food and Child Nutrition Services, and Transportation departments) will now report to the chief financial officer.
Donna Micheaux’s title will change to chief schools officer, and the executive directors of the learning communities will have their titles changed to senior executive directors.
[Ed Note: Hot Topic. So we'll put this on the front page.]