New Larkspur-Corte Madera Superintendent Takes Over Next Month

Dr. Brett Geithman will take over as Superintendent for Larkspur-Corte Madera School District on July 1.

Dr. Geithman has served as the Assistant Superintendent of Educational Services for Manhattan Beach Unified School District since July, 2014. Prior to that he was a Long Beach Unified School District Principal at Alvarado Elementary from 2008 to 2013.

The school board made their decision after a rigorous screening process and numerous interviews among 27 applicants.

“We were looking for someone experienced in strategic thinking and planning with a strong background in instruction and curriculum development, a commitment to continuous learning and effective professional development, and with excellent communication and relationship building skills,” said Board President Andrea Pierpont. “Most importantly we looked for a person who cares deeply for all students. Dr. Geithman met our criteria in all areas.”

His salary will be $214,199 a year.

Read more about the incoming Superintendent at the Marin Independent Journal.