Yes, it is true; governance leader Holly Ferguson is leaving on July 26th. She says after 11 years, she has "determined it is time now for me to seek other opportunities."
While I certainly haven't always agreed with Ms. Ferguson, no one can deny that she is an exceptionally bright person. It's always a loss at some level to lose smart people in our district.
However, this leaves Superintendent Banda another open space to fill at the top. It is important that he surround himself with people who share his vision and agenda.