Superintendent: Dr. Sheldon Berman
The superintendent provides leadership for the district’s programs and is ultimately responsible for all areas of the district’s operation (school board policy), provides executive leadership and administrative direction for all departments and services, and is responsible for proposing and implementing long-range plans.
Dr. Sheldon (Shelley) Berman is the superintendent of Eugene School District 4J. In June 2014 he gave notice that 2014–15 would be his final year with 4J.
The Eugene School Board has selected Dr. Gustavo Balderas to be 4J’s next superintendent, beginning July 1, 2015.