Renton superintendent named to Inslee’s administration

November 29, 2012

NEW — 11:45 a.m. Nov. 29, 2012

Renton School District Superintendent Mary Alice Heuschel will join Gov.-elect Jay Inslee’s administration as chief of staff when he takes office Jan. 16.

In a statement announcing her new position, Heuschel said that few opportunities could entice her from her current post, but the call to serve at the state level provides her an enormous opportunity to lead, impact public education and to help reform state government.

“Renton, the community and the school district, will always have a very special place in my heart,” she said in the statement. “It has become my family.” Read more