LCSD1 Board of Trustees Announces Superintendent Interview Schedule

The Laramie County School District 1 Board of Trustees will be interviewing three candidates for the LCSD1 Superintendent of Schools position on Jan. 24, Jan. 29 and Jan. 31.

Dr. Stephen Newton is Laramie County School District 1’s Interim Superintendent of Schools. Dr. Thomas Meyer is Superintendent of Schools at Bellevue Community School District in Bellevue, Iowa. Michael Hamel is Superintendent of Schools at Carbon County School District in Rawlins, Wyoming. Resumes for each of the candidates are posted on the homepage of the district website,, under the Superintendent Interviews button.

Candidates will spend their day touring schools and meeting with district and community stakeholders. Stakeholders are invited to attend community forums, which will be held from 6-7 p.m. in the LCSD1 Board Room, 2811 House Ave., for candidates on their respective interview day. Community members have an opportunity to submit questions for the candidate forums. To do so, please go to

More details, including a Zoom link for those who wish view a livestream of the forums, will be released
prior to the interviews.

Each day will conclude with the candidate’s board interview, which will take place at 7:30 p.m. during Executive Session.

The interview schedule is as follows: Dr. Stephen Newton, Wednesday, Jan. 24; Dr. Thomas Meyer, Monday, Jan. 29; and Michael Hamel, Wednesday, Jan. 31.