Lincoln Board of Education appoints new LPS superintendent

School bus
Posted at 8:31 PM, Feb 22, 2022
and last updated 2022-02-22 21:31:15-05

LINCOLN, Neb. (KMTV) — The Lincoln Board of Education has announced its choice for a new school leader.

The board voted unanimously to appoint Dr. Paul Gausman as the next superintendent of Lincoln Public Schools.

Gausman was one of four finalists in the superintendent search that started four months ago.

He has been the superintendent of Sioux City Community Schools since 2014.

The district says Gausman will replace Steve Joel who's retiring.

Download our apps today for all of our latest coverage.

Get the latest news and weather delivered straight to your inbox.