Michael Popp named as new East Aurora, Ill., superintendent

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

A 24-year veteran of Indian Prairie School District 204 was selected on Monday night as East Aurora School District’s next superintendent.

Michael Popp, 48, was approved by the East Aurora School Board as the district’s next top official less than two weeks after the board’s first choice reversed his decision to accept the superintendent position.

Jesse Rodriguez, a Milwaukee Public Schools regional superintendent, said he would remain in Milwaukee, citing “a unique set of circumstances.”

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