TribLIVE

| News


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Lincoln Park charter school seeks new CEO

Daily Photo Galleries

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013, 1:36 p.m.
 

Nearly three months after its CEO stepped down, the Lincoln Park Performing Arts Charter School in Midland is seeking a chief executive to lead it through an expansion/growth program.

Rebecca Manning, CEO of the Beaver County performing arts charter school since its founding in 2006, resigned in September in the wake of a federal fraud indictment against school founder Nick Trombetta.

Manning, who also was an executive at one of Trombetta's management companies, was not charged in the indictment, nor were operations at Lincoln Park questioned. She cited unspecified personal reasons in her resignation from her position that carried a base salary of $118,675.

More than 600 students in grades 7-12 from 58 school districts are enrolled at the school, which focuses on academics and pre-professional training in music, theater, dance, creative writing, health science arts and media arts.

“LPPACS seeks a lively, forward-thinking, collaborative and compassionate individual to take on the important responsibility of directing a high quality academic curriculum that is aligned with unique, first-class artistic training and education in the performing arts,” Lincoln Park School Board President Chris Shovlin said in a statement.

Applications are being accepted through Dec. 10.

A full job description is post on the school's website, www.lppacs.org. It notes that the new CEO “must have significant hands-on teaching and school administrative experience.”

Debra Erdley is a staff writer for Trib Total Media. She can be reached at 412-320-7996 or derdley@tribweb.com.

 

 

 
 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Stories

  1. Project 15206 finds goals for rain
  2. Linebacker Harrison coming along slowly since return to Steelers
  3. Fábregas: Cancer-stricken California woman chooses to plan her death
  4. Pirates acquire infielder from Indians, designate Axford, Gomez for assignment
  5. The real Captain Phillips brings story of piracy to St. Vincent College
  6. Komen acceptance of drilling-linked money raises ire
  7. Flight 93 memorial fire hints at struggle to safeguard historic artifacts
  8. Freeport man accused of having child pornography images
  9. 1686 shipwreck ‘like dinosaur’ being rebuilt for museum
  10. Cafeteria worker tried to stop Washington school shooter
  11. Steelers notebook: Shazier returns just in time
Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.