Rowland Unified will say goodbye to Superintendent Maria Ott tonight at a community reception from 4 to 6 p.m. in the administration building. The popular administrator is retiring to become an executive in residence at the USC School of Education.
Beginning in October, Ott will teach and work on educational leadership projects at USC.
Community members gathered Tuesday to say farewell to Ott, who has transformed the school district over the past seven years. They came to recognize her 41 years of service to public education.
Read more about her career at OTT.