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Dr. Jensen Appointed to State Board of Education

posted Aug 15, 2015, 5:03 PM by Susan Neal   [ updated Aug 15, 2015, 5:41 PM ]
Dr. Jensen appointed to State Board of Education - the Office of Governor Sandoval issued a press release today announcing Dr. Jensen's appointment to the State Board of Education. The release stated the following:

“With an exceptional record of serving in Nevada’s public education system, David has demonstrated a commitment to student achievement and success,” said Governor Brian Sandoval. “I would like to thank David for accepting this new role and look forward to working with him to ensure students have the support and resources necessary to succeed in the classroom.”

David Jensen currently serves as the Superintendent of Schools for Humboldt County School District. Prior to his current position as Superintendent, Dr. Jensen served as Assistant Superintendent, Associate Superintendent for Business and Support Services, Director of Federal Programs and as a School Psychologist. Dr. Jensen earned his bachelor of science in psychology, Master of Science in educational psychology and specialist degrees from Brigham Young University. He then completed his administrative certification requirements culminating with an Educational Doctorate from the University of Nevada, Reno.

“It is my pleasure to work with the dedicated individuals currently serving on the State Board of Education. As this board works to ensure that the vision of Governor Sandoval and the State Legislature is implemented with integrity and fidelity, I am excited to be a part of this turning point within the educational arena in Nevada,” said David Jensen. “I look forward to providing a perspective that represents both the Superintendents Association, as well as that of our rural communities as we work collaboratively to build a better tomorrow.”

Click here for the press release.