Temecula Valley Unified School District Superintendent Tim Ritter will retire later this year, it was announced at the Tuesday, March 3, school board meeting.
The board received Ritter's retirement notice in closed session, and moved to appoint Jodi McClay, Temecula Valley Unified's current deputy superintendent, to fill Ritter's position, according to TVUSD spokeswoman Laura Boss.
Ritter has served as superintendent since 2010.
“We want to first thank Mr. Ritter for his 19 years of service to the students and families of our district and his 36 years of dedication to education," Board President Sandy Hinkson said in a statement provided by Boss. "For the past 10 years, he has led us as Superintendent, always with compassion and caring and a vision that has positioned TVUSD as a