The following meetings are open to the public. All meetings dates/times are subject to change. Interviews will be webstreamed and live cablecast on Channel 21, and archived on the district website. 

You are invited to provide your feedback on each candidate's interview with the school board. Feedback forms will be available online and in hard copy for those who attend the interviews in-person. All feedback received within the window below will be shared with board members.

Round 2 interviews

In addition to these public sessions, other activities for Round 2 finalists will be scheduled during the day so finalists can meet with staff and students.

Feedback window: The online feedback form for each candidate was available 15 minutes before and 30 minutes after each interview.

Tuesday, February 19
Lisa Sayles-Adams, Assistant Superintendent, St. Paul Public Schools

  • 5:00-6:30 p.m.   Public presentation followed by community Q&A, Osseo Senior High Auditorium
  • 7:30-8:30 p.m.   School Board Interview, Educational Service Center, Board Room   Watch the interview  

Thursday, February 21
Cory McIntyre, Associate Superintendent, Anoka-Hennepin School District

  • 5:00-6:30 p.m.   Public presentation followed by community Q&A, Osseo Senior High Auditorium
  • 7:30-8:30 p.m.   School Board Interview, Educational Service Center, Board Room   Watch the interview 

Friday, February 22 (NOTE: this event was rescheduled due to the weather-related cancellation on 2/20/19)
Dr. Ryan Laager, Superintendent, Belle Plaine School District

  • 5:00-6:30 p.m.   Public presentation followed by community Q&A, Osseo Senior High Auditorium

Saturday, February 23 (NOTE: these activities were rescheduled due to the weather-related cancellation on 2/20/19)
Dr. Ryan Laager, Superintendent, Belle Plaine School District

  • 1:00-2:00 p.m.   School Board Interview, Educational Service Center, Board Room  Watch the interview  
  • Following Dr. Laager's interview, the board will take a recess, then return for discussion and selection of next superintendent; Educational Service Center, Board Room

Round 1 interviews (completed)

Monday, February 11
ESC Board Room

Feedback window: The online feedback form for each candidate was available 15 minutes before and 30 minutes after each interview.

3:30-4:15 p.m.  Cory McIntyre, Associate Superintendent, Anoka-Hennepin School District
4:30-5:15 p.m.  Steven Troen, Director of Teaching and Learning, Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan School District 
6:15-7:00 p.m.  Lisa Sayles-Adams, Assistant Superintendent, St. Paul Public School 
7:15-8:00 p.m.  Dr. Ryan Laager, Superintendent, Belle Plaine School District 

Update 2/12/19: Dr. Eric Knost has withdrawn from consideration, having taken a position elsewhere.