, (PressExposure) April 30, 2009 -- Portland Public Schools Chief Operating Officer Cathy Mincberg has accepted a position with KC Distance Learning, one of the oldest on-line education companies in the US.
Chief Operating Officer Cathy Mincberg has accepted the position of Vice President and Chief Academic Officer for KC Distance Learning, one of the oldest on-line education companies in the nation. Mincberg's last day with PPS will be May 15.
Mincberg joined PPS ( http://www.pps.k12.or.us ) in 2005. As COO, she has led the district's 21st Century Schools initiative, which has produced a detailed, comprehensive analysis of the physical condition of PPS' school buildings (which are nearly 20 years older, on average, than typical US schools). She has also strengthened centralized supports to schools and increased the productivity and efficiency of business operations.
For more information, please contact Matt Shelby, PPS Communications, 503-916-3027 http://www.pps.k12.or.us/