JobID: 1668
Openings as of 7/22/2020
19756 Executive Director Communications and Public Relations
Position Type: Administrator, Central Office/EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Date Posted: 6/15/2020
Location: Harris Hill Administration Bldg.
Date Available: 07/01/2020
June 15, 2020

501 S. Jupiter Road
P.O. Box 469026
Garland, Texas 75046-9026
POSITION: Executive Director Communications and Public Relations
226 Days
Pay Grade 112
Salary Range: Min. $112,368 Mid. $135,384 Max. $158,399 (Based on 19-20 rates)
Job Req# 19756
Required: Bachelor’s Degree
Master’s Degree or minimum of 10 years’ experience in public relations,
communications, and/or journalism
Minimum of five (5) years journalism, communications, and/or public relations experience
Special Knowledge & Skills
Excellent public relations, organizational, communication, managerial and interpersonal skills
Ability to speak effectively before groups of employees, parents, media, and the public
Ability to communicate effectively and professionally in writing and speaking
Superior writing ability
Thorough knowledge of media public relations functions
Leadership experience
Understanding of crisis communications
Successful experience with bond and/or TRE referenda preferred
Bilingual/multilingual preferred
FOR INFORMATION: Dr. Susanna Russell – Chief Leadership Officer
APPLICATION: GISD Administrative Application – must be online at
Attach the following to the online application:
Cover Letter
Detailed resume with references that include current supervisor
Complete transcripts of undergraduate and graduate
Copy of Texas certifications, as applicable
Dr. Gradyne Brown – Assistant Superintendent – Human Resources
DEADLINE: Until Filled
INTERVIEWS: Conducted as needed