Current job: Superintendent of the San Antonio Independent School District in San Antonio, Texas
What search firm says: “He has had a successful superintendent experience.”
The firm heavily recruited Duron for the Collier job. He is Hispanic and understands districts with minority populations. The San Antonio district also has a budget comparable to Collier County’s.
Duron has been in San Antonio since 2006, longer than the national average tenure for superintendents.
The Texas Department of Education has put Duron’s district on warning for failing to make Adequate Yearly Progress targets.