Former USD 418 superintendent Shannon announces retirement

By Chris Swick
October 23, 2015

Former USD 418 superintendent of schools Dr. Robert Shannon announced his intention to retire earlier this week.

Shannon informed the Manhattan board of education of his intent during Monday's board meeting. It will take effect July 1, 2016.

Shannon served as the McPherson school district superintendent from 1989 until 2005, when he left to join the Manhattan district.