"The Man for the Job"
Brent Barry was named the new superintendent of the Phoenix-Talent School District. Barry, the district’s assistant superintendent for academics and student programs, expressed interest in the position last fall after Superintendent Teresa Sayre announced that she would be retiring, Prewitt said. The board was impressed with his communication style, leadership skills and his thorough understanding of the district’s culture, Prewitt said. Board member Rick Nagel described Barry as “an outstanding guy with a terrific personality,” who is knowledgeable and respected.
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