Superintendent for 14 years in two Wisconsin school districts, one of 1800 students and another of 8000 students, 16 schools, and over 1000 employees
30 total years in public education in Wisconsin, 26 in leadership positions
Director of Personnel for 8 years for a school district of 5500 students
1991 “Educator of the Year” Wisconsin Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development
Chairperson, National Commission on Supervision, Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development. Authored two books on education and 45 articles on leadership and change.
Authored three books on educational leadership
Mastering School Reform
Getting the Most from Public Schools
Soft Leadership for Hard Times
Louis J. Esparo, Ph.D.
37 years experience in Connecticut and Pennsylvania; served 27 years as superintendent of schools
Superintendent in Torrington and Region No. 15, CT school districts, 4200 students, 7 schools, and over 500 employees.
1996 “Superintendent of the Year” – CT
1998 Distinguished Service Award – New England Association of Superintendents
Former President of the Connecticut Association of Public School Superintendents
Associated with Brown University in urban districts
Crisis in Our Schools: The Impending Shortage of Superintendents
Creating Effective School Leadership Teams [published by Brown University]
Dr. Goens and Dr. Esparo are the two full time employees of the firm.Their work load is supported on a needs basis by a number of associates, former Superintendents of Schools, and a private sector human resources specialist who are employed on a contract basis.Clerical workers are employed on a needs basis and paid an hourly rate.