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Cal Poly Grad Appointed Nevada Superintendent of Public Schools

Steven Canavero (B.S., Ecology and Systematic Biology, 1996) has been appointed by Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval to serve as the state’s superintendent of public instruction.

Canavero had been serving as the state’s interim superintendent since Sept. 4, according to the Reno Gazette Journal.

Prior to taking on that role, Canavero served as the director of Nevada’s State Public Charter School Authority as well as holding multiple positions at various charter schools in California.

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