Administrator Representative

Dr. Steven Hirase began his duties as superintendent of the Murray City School District July 1, 2011 after 32 years as an educator, 24 of which have been spent in the Murray City School District. Dr. Hirase was hired in 1987 as principal of Grant Elementary School and after 4 years was appointed Director of Special Education, a position he held for seven years. Upon the appointment of Richard R. Tranter to the position of district superintendent, Dr. Hirase was named Assistant Superintendent over Curriculum and instruction where he remained for 13 years until being named superintendent. Dr. Hirase is married to educator Sue Hirase, and they are the parents of four children.