April 2019

Executive Director of Professional Learning
Educational Service Unit #3

ESU #3 is pleased to announce that Dr. Scott J. Blum has accepted the position of Executive Director of Professional Learning. Dr. Blum has worked for the past 11 years in Waverly, NE as the K-12 Director of Learning. Prior to Waverly, Dr. Blum served as a teacher and an administrator for the Papillion LaVista Community Schools. His educational background includes two Masters Degrees, Curriculum and Instruction and Educational Leadership, from Doane College. Dr. Blum also has earned a Ph.D. in Education, specializing in Teaching, Curriculum, and Learning from the University of Nebraska in Lincoln in 2017. He is currently working on an Ed.S. in Educational Administration and Supervision. We are pleased to have Dr. Blum join our team at ESU #3. Dr. Blum will start on July 1, 2019.

ESU #3 provides educational programs and technical services to 18 public school districts in Washington, Douglas, Sarpy, and Cass counties. ESU #3 is the largest ESU in Nebraska, serving over 5300 professional educators and over 80,000 students.

Dr. Dan J. Schnoes, CEO
Educational Service Unit #3



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