Fayetteville board to pay new superintendent $218,000

Posted: January 29, 2016 at 1:06 a.m.

The School Board unanimously approved a three-year contract with an annual salary of $218,000 for Matthew Wendt to become superintendent starting July 1.

Matthew Wendt

• Teacher, substitute teacher and coach in Kansas schools from 1990 to 1996

• Principal of Fowler Junior/Senior High School from July 1996 to June 1999

• Superintendent of Fowler, Kan., Unifed School District from July 1999 to June 2000

• Assistant superintendent for learning in Pittsburg, Kan., Unified School District from July 2000 to June 2007

• Superintendent of Ankeny, Iowa, Community Schools from July 2007 to June 2012

• Superintendent of Community Unit School District 308 in Oswego, Ill., since July 2012

Source: Staff report

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