ICS Board of Governors Announces Interim CEO Assignment

The Irvington Community School, Inc. Board of Governors (BOG) has named James Welter, ICS Chief Academic Officer, as the Interim Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Mr. Welter joined Irvington Community Schools in 2017 as Director of Testing, Data and Technology. Throughout the past four years, James' role evolved to include curriculum oversight, grant writing and compliance, and program development for unique learners. In July 2021, he was appointed to the role of Chief Academic Officer and will continue in that role while taking on the additional responsibilities of the Interim CEO.

The ICS Board of Governors has begun to assemble the foundation of an executive search committee whose sole purpose is to conduct an effective and equitable search for the organization’s long-term leader. More information on the executive search process will be presented at the upcoming BOG's September 28, 2021 meeting. Immediate questions regarding the search committee can be directed to the ICS BOG at board@ics-charter.org.