Welcome to the application. The New York State Leadership Group LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. You may choose to fill out the application in 1 of 3 ways:

  1. You may Fill out the Application Online using the form at the bottom of this page,
  2. You may Download (Click here to download the form) and electronically fill out the form with a capable pdf reader and email it to,
  3. Or, you may download and complete the form here (Click here to download the form) and mail it to:
    Robert W. Christmann
    Executive Director
    New York State Leadership Group
    SUNY Buffalo State College
    306 Bacon Hall
    1300 Elmwood Avenue,
    Buffalo, NY 14222


  • This application may be filled out online. Print and sign the application and disclosure/consent form. Forward both documents with your letter of application to the person listed. Do not indicate “see attached vita or materials.”
  • You are invited to add or attach any additional information that will assist us in our evaluation. While using the online form, you will be given this option at the last step before submitting your final form.
  • Applicants are asked not to contact members of the Board of Education except as they may be requested to do so.

Disclosure and Consent

As an applicant for the position of Superintendent of the NEW PALTZ CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT, I hereby assert, consent to and acknowledge the following:

  1. I understand the Board of Directors, and/or consultant may retain a private firm to conduct a thorough check of my background, including an investigation of my criminal, driving, and financial history. I consent to this procedure and I will cooperate by providing such personal information as may be required.
  2. I authorize the Board of Directors search consultant the Board has retained, to contact personal and professional references.
  3. I have no physical or other limitations that would prevent me from performing the responsibilities associated with this position.
  4. I have noted on the last page of the electronic form and answered “YES” or “NO” truthfully to the questions provided
  5. I hereby indemnify, release and forever discharge and hold the NEW PALTZ CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT and its officer, agents and employees, the New York State Leadership Group LLC as well as all third parties supplying such information, harmless from any and all claims, demands, judgment and legal fees arising out of or in connection with this investigation, the results, or any lawful use of the results or disclosure thereto.
  6. I hereby affirm that there are no misrepresentations, omissions or falsifications in the foregoing statements and answers, and that the entries are complete and correct to the best of my knowledge and belief. I acknowledge that any misrepresentations, omissions or falsifications might be grounds for rejection of my application or dismissal if employed for this position.