WBEZ | interim CEO http://www.wbez.org/tags/interim-ceo Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Interim CPS CEO discusses future of city's schools http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/interim-cps-ceo-discusses-future-citys-schools <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/Mazaney-2.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>If you were given six months to improve Chicago&rsquo;s public schools, what would you do? That&rsquo;s the big question facing the interim leader of Chicago Public Schools <a href="http://www.cps.edu/About_CPS/At-a-glance/Pages/TerryMazany.aspx" target="_blank">Terry Mazany.</a> Mazany stepped in when former CEO Ron Huberman resigned last November. But he says the move to CPS is temporary and he has no plans to leave his regular post as president of the <a href="http://www.cct.org/" target="_blank">Chicago Community Trust</a>.<br /><br />Chicago&rsquo;s next mayor will appoint a new CEO to run CPS, the nation&rsquo;s third-largest school system. So what can Mazany accomplish in the meantime?<br />To find out &quot;Eight Forty-Eight&quot; talked to the man himself. Terry Mazany also took listeners' questions and comments.</p><p><em>Music Button: Robert Miles, &quot;Miniature World&quot;, from the CD Thirteen, (Salt records)</em></p></p> Tue, 25 Jan 2011 14:47:00 -0600 http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/interim-cps-ceo-discusses-future-citys-schools What does Terry Mazany's appointment mean for CPS? http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/what-does-terry-mazanys-appointment-mean-cps <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/terry.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>The Chicago Public Schools Board of Education is expected to consider a temporary schools chief at its meeting today Wednesday.<br /><br />Mayor Richard Daley yesterday nominated <a target="_blank" href="http://www.cct.org/about/our-staff/terry-mazany">Terry Mazany</a> as interim CEO of Chicago Public Schools, the country&rsquo;s third largest schools system. Mazany will work for $1. That&rsquo;s because he&rsquo;s on loan from his current employer where he&rsquo;ll continue to receive a salary. Mazany is President of the Chicago Community Trust. <br /><br />WBEZ&rsquo;s education reporter Linda Lutton had more on what this move means for Chicago schools.</p><p><em>Music Button:&nbsp; Jason Adasiewicz, &quot;Stake&quot;, from the CD Sun Rooms, (Delmark) </em></p></p> Wed, 17 Nov 2010 14:42:00 -0600 http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/what-does-terry-mazanys-appointment-mean-cps