Brian Neenan Named Webster CSD Superintendent of SchoolsWebster CSD’s Board of Education is pleased to announce that Interim Superintendent of Schools Brian Neenan has accepted the position as Webster CSD’s new superintendent of schools. The board of education will approve the resolution to appoint Mr. Neenan during its Tuesday, November 2 meeting.
Mr. Neenan has been a valued member of Webster CSD’s administrative team since 2009. He has served as interim superintendent of schools since April 30, 2021. Prior to his appointment as interim superintendent, Mr. Neenan worked in a dual role as WCSD’s deputy superintendent (2015-2021) and assistant superintendent for instruction (2013-2021). Mr. Neenan began in Webster CSD as principal of Willink Middle School (2009-2013). Before joining the One Webster team in 2009, he served as an assistant principal at Victor CSD’s junior high school for four years. Mr. Neenan started his career in education as a mathematics and computer science teacher with Fairport CSD from 1996-2005.
“I consider it a privilege to continue serving Webster CSD as the new superintendent of schools,” said Mr. Neenan. “I’m proud of the work that our Webster team does together for our students. I look forward to collaborating with our district community to identify opportunities for us to grow and progress as a district.”
A graduate of SUNY Geneseo with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Mathematics, Mr. Neenan went on to earn his Masters of Science degree in Secondary Mathematics Education from SUNY Brockport. He also holds a New York State School District Administrator Certificate.
The board of education thanks Webster CSD community members who recently participated in conversations with Mr. Neenan regarding this leadership opportunity. Those conversations resulted in valuable feedback from district faculty and staff members, community leaders, and parents. His ability to establish relationships with stakeholder groups and understand the district's climate, culture, and potential needs were key factors in the board’s deliberations. The board considered those conversations, Mr. Neenan’s collaborative approach to reopening schools, his leadership these past six months, and his vision for the future, all of which resulted in the decision to offer Mr. Neenan the position of superintendent.
“Mr. Neenan’s leadership skills and ability to collaborate with our students, families, and staff have made a lasting impact on our district for the past 12+ years, in particular over the last six months,” said Webster CSD Board of Education President Tammy Gurowski. “The board remains thankful for his ongoing commitment to our students’ education and his continued service to Webster CSD.”