West Genesee Board Announces Selection of Superintendent of Schools

Headshot of David BillsThe West Genesee Board of Education has selected David C. Bills to be their next Superintendent of Schools. Bills will be appointed at the June 19, 2019 Board of Education meeting.

“We are beyond thrilled to welcome David to our West Genesee family,” says Board of Education President Roberta Herron. “Along with his experience in education and leadership, Bills brings a core belief in the continuous improvement and support for students in all areas of learning.

“During this extensive selection process, the Board set out to work with many different stakeholder groups, value their feedback, and find the most qualified individual to move our District forward. His background, communication style, commitment to students and a personality that is both self-effacing and humorous makes him the perfect choice to lead our District into its next chapter.” adds Herron.

Bills joins West Genesee with over 30 years of educational experience. Twenty-three of those years in a leadership role. He has been the sitting superintendent in Honeoye Central School District for the past 11 years and an active community member.

A CNY native, David and his wife Julie are looking forward to relocating back to the region and living in the West Genesee Central School District.

Bills stated, “It is with great anticipation and excitement that I return to Central New York and my roots in the Syracuse area. Even more, it is my great honor to join the West Genesee community. The commitment to excellence is unequaled and has been the focus of every conversation in recent months with students, staff, parents, and community members.”

“When you learn, teach; when you get, give”- Maya Angelou

He also shared, “Positive experiences often come from opportunity provided and the support of others. I am grateful for mentors and role models that have inspired me. It will be my great pleasure to serve our community as Superintendent of Schools. Please join me in our commitment to our youth today as they approach their tomorrow. I look forward to meeting you and working together in this journey.”

Bills will begin at West Genesee Central School District on September 1, 2019.