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Former Superintendent and SOE Alumni Dr. Harry Rossi to Receive Distinguished Service Award

Former Northbrook/Glenview School District 30 Superintendent Dr. Harry P. Rossi has been selected to receive the 2017 AASA Distinguished Service Award from The School Superintendents Association. He spent 33 years at District 30 schools. 

He was a teacher, assistant principal, principal, assistant superintendent for 16 years; and spent the last 17 as superintendent of schools (1972-2005). After he retired from District 30, he formed a lobbying organization with long-time colleague David Peterson, called FED ED, and currently works with School Exec Connect, a school administrator search firm, acts as a mentor for first year administrators, and teaches at Loyola University Chicago

"My greatest honor was serving as Superintendent of Schools in Northbrook/Glenview School District 30," said Dr. Rossi.

"We are proud to honor you for your accomplishments on behalf of the nation’s children,” said Bernadine Futrell, Ph.D., Director, Awards and Collaborations.

As a winner of the AASA Distinguished Service Award he is invited to the AASA National Conference on Education (NCE) in New Orleans, LA, where he and three other individuals will be honored for outstanding leadership during the Friday, March 3, 2017, general session of the conference. 

Learn more about the conference and schedule online here: http://nce.aasa.org/schedule/