Kahn new assistant superintendent for YUSD

Leonard Kahn has joined the Yosemite Union High School District as the new assistant superintendent for administrative services/CBO.

He comes to the district after a several month search following the departure of Anthony Monreal departure in January.

He brings a great amount of school experience. Prior to joining YUSD, he was Assistant Superintendent for Business Services in the Merced Union High School District, where he completed the building of a new high school and a district wide instructional technology project for wireless infrastructure and web student devices.

Kahn began his career in education as an English teacher in Val Verde Unified School District and then served as Assistant Principal, Coordinator of Secondary Education, and has been involved with numerous WASC accreditation. He also has a great deal of financial experience, trading and marketing securities on Wall Street for 18 years.

He worked hard to get up to speed on YUSD, meeting staff at all the sites.

- Staff report