Following its recent round of candidate interviews, the Board has reached a consensus on two finalists. The “Meet & Greet” events for those candidates will be held on May 28 and May 29 at 5:30 p.m. as previously announced; there will be no Meet & Greet on May 30. Refreshments will be provided.


WESTOVER, MD (May 21, 2024) – The Somerset County Board of Education recently announced that three (3) Superintendent candidate finalists will soon be identified in the search for the next Superintendent of Somerset County Public Schools (SCPS).

Members of the Somerset community are invited to attend three (3) upcoming “Meet and Greet” events introducing one candidate per night on May 28, 29 & 30 at 5:30 p.m. at the Somerset County Technical High School (SCTHS). Details about the candidates are forthcoming and will be available on the system website in advance of each event at

Somerset County Board of Education Chairperson, Mr. Bill McInturff shared, “we are looking forward to introducing the Superintendent candidate finalists to the SCPS community at these upcoming meetings. Members of the board will conduct the final interviews with each candidate at the conclusion of their meet & greet, and we hope to make a selection by the first week of June. From there, the board must seek approval from the State Superintendent before taking formal action on the new Superintendent’s contract.”