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Illinois native Dr. Quinton Shepherd, introduced himself to the crowd at this mornings Victoria Economic Development Partnership meeting. Dr. Shepherd discussed his background, his last superintendents position in Iowa, as especially, his goals as the new superintendent for VISD. Shepherd said that his success in Victoria will be achieved by asking the questions, in order to find out how he can do the best job possible for the district.

"As I ask two questions that are important to me...what do you love about this community? What do you love about this school district? What do you love about the education your kids receive? and my other question....what advice and what suggestions do you have for me as i get started...because I really want to have a successful start, and I think that listening to the community is the best way to start," said Shepherd.

Prior to coming to Victoria, doctor Shephard served as superintendent in both Marion Iowa, and in Skokie Illinois, which is a suburb of Chicago. 

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