New Caney ISD Superintendent Kenn Franklin expected to resign

Kenn Franklin has been superintendent of New Caney ISD since 2009. (Courtesy New Caney ISD)
Kenn Franklin has been superintendent of New Caney ISD since 2009. (Courtesy New Caney ISD)

Kenn Franklin has been superintendent of New Caney ISD since 2009. (Courtesy New Caney ISD)

New Caney ISD Superintendent Kenn Franklin is expected to resign at the district's board of trustees meeting Nov. 16, according to district documents.

During the Nov. 16 meeting, trustees will consider an agenda item that states "consider and discuss acceptance of superintendent's resignation and any and all actions necessary to implement, if accepted," according to the board item. There is also an item to discuss an interim superintendent.


Community Impact Newspaper reached out to the district for more information on the resignation, but Scott Powers, NCISD executive director of public relations, said there are no further details available at this time.

Franklin has served as superintendent since 2009. According to the district's website, he served as superintendent in Marshall ISD and Marfa ISD prior to joining NCISD.
By Andy Li
Originally from Boone, North Carolina, Andy Li is a graduate of East Carolina University with degrees in Communication with a concentration in Journalism and Political Science. While in school, he worked as a performing arts reporter, news, arts and copy editor and a columnist at the campus newspaper, The East Carolinian. He also had the privilege to work with NPR’s Next Generation Radio, a project for student journalists exploring radio news. Moving to Houston in May 2019, he now works as the reporter for the Conroe/Montgomery edition of Community Impact Newspaper.


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