RPSB Superintendent final candidates

The Rapides Parish School Board has selected 3 final candidates for the position of Superintendent.

Candidates are as follows…


Kimberly Bennett

-Current Executive Assistant Superintendent

-Former Tioga High School Principal


Deborah Heitman

-Former Rosenthal Elementary Principal

-Recently held a high position in the Caldwell School District’s Administration


Jeff Powell

-Former Director of Middle School and Magnet Programs

-Former Assistant Principal at Buckeye

-Former Tioga High School Principal

-Former Chief Academic Officer for Iberville Parish Schools.


The school board will select a new Superintendent this Thursday, June 27th at 5 p.m.

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