Chief Financial Officer Dr. Scott Price Named Superintendent of Lennox School District (8-22-19)
Chief Financial Officer Dr. Scott Price Named Superintendent of Lennox School District
LOS ANGELES (Aug. 22, 2019) - Dr. Scott Price, chief financial officer of Los Angeles Unified, was appointed superintendent by the Lennox School District Board of Education.
Dr. Price has served as chief financial officer since July 2017, leading fiscal and business functions for Los Angeles Unified, which has a general-fund budget of more than $7 billion.
Dr. Price will begin his new position on Sept. 1.
“Scott has served Los Angeles Unified with great integrity, compassion and skill,” Superintendent Austin Beutner said. “We thank him for his hard work and wish him the best in his new job.”
Dr. Price previously was chief financial officer for the Los Angeles County Office of Education, overseeing its budget and the fiscal operations of the county’s 80 public school districts. His experience in education spans more than 20 years and includes positions as a chief business officer, business administrator, director of technology, grant administrator and teacher.
“It has been a privilege to serve Los Angeles Unified students, families and employees,” Dr. Price said. “This has been an exciting and rewarding experience. I am very grateful to my colleagues for their hard work.”