TONIGHT: Watch the KUSD superintendent forum live at 5 p.m. on the district’s YouTube channel.
The community forum schedule is as follows:
- 5 p.m. – Jason Nault, Waukegan associate superintendent of equity, innovation and accountability
- 6:15 p.m. – Jeffrey Weiss, South Milwaukee superintendent of schools
Dr. Jason Nault has served as an educator and educational leader since 2000. His career in education began as a Social Studies Teacher at South High in Bakersfield, California. His work as an educational leader began in 2005 when he served as a Dean of Students at Proviso East High School in Maywood, Illinois. Since that time, he has held a variety of leadership positions, including Assistant Principal (Chicago, Illinois), Principal Residency (Chicago, Illinois), Adjunct Professor at Florida Atlantic University, and High School Principal (Chicago, Illinois and Coral Springs, Florida). In 2018, he began his work as the Associate Superintendent in the Waukegan School District where he currently serves. Dr. Nault received his Bachelor of Science degree from UW-La Crosse in 1999, his Master of Education from the University of Illinois-Chicago in 2005, and his Doctorate of Education from the University of Illinois-Chicago in 2005.
Dr. Jeffrey Weiss has served as an educator and educational leader since 1995. His career in education began as an English/Reading Specialist at Zion-Benton Township High School. His work as an educational leader began in 2003 when he served as a Subschool Principal at Washington Park High School in Racine. Since that time, he has held a variety of leadership positions, including Supervisor of English/Language Arts, Director of Curriculum and Instruction and Assistant Superintendent for Elementary Education in the Racine Unified School District. In 2013, he began his work as a Superintendent in the Richmond School District and held that position for six years before being named Superintendent of the School District of South Milwaukee in 2019 where he currently serves. Dr. Weiss received his Bachelor of Arts degree from UW-Parkside in 1993, his Master of Science in Education in 2004 from Carthage College, and his Doctorate of Education from Cardinal Stritch University in 2017.