The Kansas Department of Education announced today two finalists to be the top education guru in the state.
The finalists are Alexa Posny, director of the office of special education in Washington, D.C and Marilou Joyner, executive director of the CEO Blackwell Education Support Team, an educational consultanting firm. She is also a former executive director of the Kansas City Missouri School District Higher Education Partnership and a former assistant education commissioner in Missouri.
Those in Kansas education circles will remember Posny as the former deputy commissioner of education here in Kansas.
The two finalists were narrowed down from five. The names of the other three were not released.