I am pleased to announce that SAU 55 Board has reached an agreement with Dr. Brian Cochrane to be the Interim Superintendent of SAU 55 for the 2020-21 school year. Dr. Cochrane is an experienced public school teacher, administrator and Superintendent with prior experiences as Assistant Superintendent in the Nashua School District as well as Superintendent in the Litchfield and Barnstead School Districts. Prior to that Dr. Cochrane was a teacher and later curriculum facilitator in the Halifax Regional School District, held curriculum administrative positions in the Nova Scotia Department of Education, and been a full-time Education faculty member at Mt. St. Vincent University, Halifax, NS; Rockhurst University, Kansas City, MO; and Southern New Hampshire University, Manchester, where he also served as the Associate Vice President of Academic Affairs.
Dr. Cochrane has also served on multiple NHDOE committees and task forces, and consulted for Intelitek Corporation in the development of the nationally known Robotics Engineering Curriculum as well as the SkillsUSA Skill Connect Assessments.
Brian Boyle, SAU 55 Chair