The Pleasanton ISD Board of Trustees voted 6-0 to hire Dr. Cynthia Clinesmith as the new PISD Superintendent. The decision was made at a Special Board Meeting on Thursday, December 8th at 8:00 a.m. in the Central Office Board Room. The Board received over 70 applications, 6 were interviewed, and Dr. Clinesmith was named the Lone Finalist on November 15th. Dr. Clinesmith will assume her new role on Monday, January 2nd. Standing (L-R) Ami Powell, Blasa Chapa, Danny Brown, Clinton Henson, Frank A. “Butch” Tudyk Jr., and Jamie Downs. Seated is Dr. Cynthia Clinesmith.