Superintendent Gutierrez Putting Down Roots

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Superintendent Gutierrez Putting Down Roots

Staff Report

Although she inherited a series of controversial decisions by her predecessor, it seems Española Superintendent Bobbie Gutierrez isn’t going anywhere soon.

Gutierrez who is know to work seven days a week into the night many days, announced to board member Yolanda Salazar during Wednesday’s work session that she is officially going to be her neighbor in the weeks to come. Gutierrez is planning on moving to a house in Española from her current residence in Santa Fe.

Gutierrez was appointed Interim Superintendent by the Española School Board in late April to replace Dr. Daniel Trujillo. Gutierrez was appointed to an interim term to expire in June 2016. When named to the position Gutierrez stated she would be working during the year to formalize a recruitment and selection process for a permanent replacement as superintendent.