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Superintendent Search

Search Process

The Elkhart Community Schools Board of Trustees seeks a superintendent to begin July 1, 2023. All application materials are treated confidentially. Applicants are requested not to contact members of the School Board. A regionally competitive compensation package will be offered to the successful candidate. The application window closed on May 4, 2023. 

Each candidate will be informed of the Board’s selection and appointment of the new Superintendent. The final appointment is the sole responsibility of the School Board.

BWP & Associates, Ltd., 827 N. Milwaukee Avenue, #221, Libertyville, IL 60048

For additional information, please contact BWP search consultants:

Dr. Phil Ehrhardt - 630.514.7003
Mr. Steve Griesbach - 708.822.8706


Community Engagement Report/Superintendent Leadership Profile

Elkhart Community Schools received community input to determine the most important skills, experiences, and personal qualities of the next district superintendent, through a community survey and focus groups. To assist with this process, the ECS Board of Trustees partnered with BWP & Associates, an educational leadership search consulting firm. Opportunities for all community stakeholders included surveys and focus groups. Please see additional information, including survey results, below. 

Person climbing bar graph to reach for star with the words Superintendent Leadership Profile