Chief of Staff Alan King resigns from district
Dallas Independent School District Superintendent Mike Milessaid today that Chief of Staff Alan King has submitted hisresignation effective tomorrow.King served as Interim Superintendent for a year after beingnamed Chief Financial Officer in January 2011.
“Alan King has served the district ably and with integrity in everycapacity and I wish him well,” said Miles. “During our discussion
today, Alan told me that when he accepted the position of Chief of Staff, he felt it would be temporary until our newadministrative team was in place. Now that the first 100 days hasbeen completed and a new administrative team is solidly in place,he felt as if he had accomplished his goal of shepherding thetransi
“It has been an honor for me to serve this school district and I
wish all of the best to the elected trustees, Superintendent Miles,the new administration as well as the staff of the Dallas
Independent School District,” said King. “I am proud of t
hecontinued progress made by the nearly 20,000 dedicated
employees in the district.”
Miles noted that King leaves the district in a stronger financial
position than when he started. The district’s fund balance is
projected to be approximately $189 million at the end of the2011-12 school year. Miles said that a strong team remains in
place that will be able to keep the district’s financial operations
on solid footing.
“Please join me in thanking Mr. King for his service to the