FALLBROOK – The Fallbrook Union Elementary School District announced June 16 the departure of Assistant Superintendent Brian Morris, who has accepted a position as Director of Human Resources in the Lexington One School District, located in Lexington, South Carolina.
Morris's decision to embark on a new professional journey was influenced by his children's educational pursuits and the exciting opportunities awaiting them in the South.
With a passion for education and human resources, Morris is eager to contribute his expertise to the growing district of Lexington One, which serves approximately 27,000 students. His experience and dedication to fostering a positive working environment will undoubtedly make a significant impact in his new role.
In order to ensure a seamless transition during this period of change, Leonard Rodriguez, Executive Director of Student Services, will assume the position of Interim Assistant Superintendent. With his valuable experience and knowledge, Rodriguez will support FUESD in maintaining its commitment to excellence while the district undertakes the hiring process to fill the vacant position.
Reflecting on his time at FUESD, Morris said, "Serving with our great schools in FUESD over the past two years has been the most enjoyable and rewarding experience of my career. I commend the FUESD staff for their relentless dedication to our students, families, and community."
Assistant Superintendent of Business Services Cindi Martin, who recently served as Interim Superintendent, shared her gratitude for Mr. Morris and his work, "I would like to extend my heartfelt gratitude to Brian Morris for his invaluable contributions to the Fallbrook Union Elementary School District during his time as Assistant Superintendent. Brian's dedication, passion, and expertise have greatly benefited our students, staff, and community. We are immensely grateful for his tireless commitment and the positive impact he has made."
Morris's last day with FUESD was Friday, June 23, allowing him and his family time to make the cross-country move and settle in South Carolina.
Submitted by Fallbrook Union Elementary School District.