MASA is a statewide association that represents superintendents of Michigan’s local and intermediate school districts. The mission of MASA is to develop leadership and unity within it’s membership to achieve the continuous improvement of public education in Michigan.
The Regional Superintendent of the Year Award is presented by each of nine regions in the MASA organization to an individual who has shown tremendous effort and dedication to enriching the lives of children and the community as a whole. Mr. Rehlander has demonstrated strong and successful leadership in this important role as the Gobles Public Schools Superintendent of Schools.
Mr. Jeff Rehlander understands the important connection between “Strong Schools and Strong Communities.” “Community outreach has been at the center of Mr. Rehlander’s focus at Gobles Public Schools, said Mr. Brian Beam, school board president of Gobles Public Schools. With Superintendent Rehlander’s clear vision for the district, he has elevated the profile of the Gobles Public Schools and is continually moving the school community forward.
Mr. Rehlander will be formally recognized for this honor at the January 2015 MASA Mid Winter Conference in Kalamazoo, Michigan.