Browder Not Picked To Head Des Moines Public Schools

Anchorage School District Superintendent Jim Browder was not chosen to lead Des Moines Public Schools.

Anchorage School District Superintendent Jim Browder. Photo by Daysha Eaton, KSKA - Anchorage.
Anchorage School District Superintendent Jim Browder. Photo by Daysha Eaton, KSKA – Anchorage.

Browder was in the top-3 candidates for the position and went through his final interview with the district on March 6.

The Des Moines School Board opted to go with Thomas Ahart, who had been serving as the interim superintendent of Des Moines Public Schools since May 2012.