Bellevue superintendent search: First candidate visits district

Susan Enfield, one of three finalists for superintendent of the Bellevue School District, made her way around Bellevue schools today, visiting with staff and participating in a community forum this evening at the Wilburton Instructional Service Center.

The community forum will be streaming live on the Bellevue School District Web site during the first hour of each forum and then posted later for viewing. To participate in an online survey about the candidates, visit

Watch Enfield's forum live at 5 p.m. on the district's web site.

Enfield is the deputy superintendent of the Evergreen Public Schools in Vancouver, Wash. She has been the Director of the Office of Teaching and Learning for the Portland Public Schools, and Bureau Director of Teaching and Learning Support for the Pennsylvania Department of Education. She received her Ph.D. from the Urban Superintendents Program at the Harvard University Graduate School of Education.

The School Board hopes to select a superintendent in the next three weeks.