Tri-City United Public Schools 101 2nd St. NE, Montgomery, MN 56069 (507) 364-8100

Posted 4.07.2020

Tri-City United School Board Selects New Superintendent

At a special board meeting on April 7, the Tri-City United School District School Board voted to select Lonnie Seifert, Superintendent,
Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop Public Schools as the district’s new superintendent.

The School Board will be conducting contract negotiations with Mr. Lonnie Seifert and a contract is expected to be approved by the School Board at the Monday, April 13th school board meeting. 

The pending start date for Mr. Lonnie Seifert will be July 1, 2020.


Tri-City United Superintendent Search and Interviews

Due to the health pandemic, the school board has determined that it is not feasible for at least one board member, the superintendent, or the school district’s legal counsel to be physically present at the regular meeting location. It is also not feasible for the public to attend at the regular meeting location due to the health pandemic.

In accordance with Minnesota Statutes 13D.021, members of the public are not permitted to attend this meeting due to the current health pandemic.

The Community/Staff Forums will be live streamed for public viewing on the Tri-City United School District website The School Board interviews will be through video conference and recorded for public viewing after all interviews have concluded.

Final School Board Interviews will take place on: Tuesday, April 7, 2020 starting at 3:00 PM
Final School Board interviews and will be recorded and posted on our TCU website after all interviews and deliberation are concluded.

Please check back @ 9:00 p.m. CST, April 07, 2020 for Video Links to Final Candidate Interviews.
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3:00 - 4:00 pm Lisa Edwards - Click here for Lisa Edwards Second Round Interview Recording
4:15 - 5:15 pm Carmen Daniels-Strahan - Click here for Carmen Daniels-Strahan Second Round Interview Recording
5:30 - 6:30 pm Lonnie Seifert - Click here for Lonnie Seifert Second Round Interview Recording

6:30 - 7:00 pm School Board break and compilation of Staff/Community Forum feedback

7:00 pm Deliberation: Discuss interviews, staff input forums and reference checks - Click here