LSD Executive Director Search

Louisiana School for the Deaf 

Executive Director Search

Position – LSD Executive Director

Update: 05/19/2023

Application Deadlines Extended for Executive Directors at Louisiana Special School District until June 9, 2023.

Please be advised, the application deadline has been extended for the Executive Director Searches at Louisiana School for the Deaf.

Questions or comments please email Diane LeBlanc. - [email protected]

Update: 05/08/2023
The Louisiana School for the Deaf Executive Director Search Video in ASL.
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Update: 05/05/2023 

LSD is holding  a community forum to get feedback on the next Executive Director on May 25th . Details are included below.

A forum for staff to give feedback is scheduled for May 18th, immediately after school in the Student Center Room 196.

Community Forum

Louisiana School for the Deaf

Executive Director Search


Date: Thursday, May 25th

Time: 4:30 – 5:30 P.M.


Louisiana Special School District

2888 Brightside

Baton Rouge, LA 70820

Student Center Room 196


Livestream Link included:

To download the graphic flyer for the event click here

*What are we looking for in the next LSD Executive Director?

*Please submit questions via email to: S[email protected]

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Core Purpose

The Executive Director’s core purpose is to provide professional, highly-effective leadership and management that will achieve outstanding results for students at LSD.  The executive director promotes an inspiring vision and clear direction that is shared by all members of the school, preK-12.  Ultimately, the executive director is responsible for ensuring that the curriculum, teaching and assessment practices inspire high levels of engagement, achievement and progress for all students at LSD.  The anticipated salary range for this position is $90,000 to $110,000 depending on the candidates experience and educational qualifications. 

To Apply

Please email the following documents to Diane LeBlanc at [email protected] 

  • Letter of Interest
  • Resume
  • Phone number and email addresses of three professional references
  • Educational Leadership Philosophy (no more than one page typewritten) and a 3-5-minute video articulating this philosophy in ASL*
  • Deaf Education Instructional Philosophy (no more than one page typewritten) and a 3-5-minute video articulating this philosophy in ASL*

*The educational leadership and Deaf education philosophy videos should be combined into one video.   The video should be no longer than 3-5 minutes per topic (6-10 minutes total).  The video should be uploaded to YouTube and the unlisted link included in your email application for easy access. 

All applications should be received by Friday, May 26, 2023 for full consideration.  Please contact Diane LeBlanc with any questions by calling (225) 757-3208 or emailing [email protected]

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