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Highly Qualified LA Superintendent?

From a command of 8,000 to a command of 771,000.

Retired Navy admiral David Brewer: In August 2001, Vice Admiral Brewer assumed command of Military Sealift Command (MSC). In October 2002, he was promoted to Vice Admiral. MSC operates more than 100 ships daily and numerous shore facilities around the world. The command employs more than 8,000 people worldwide. MSC's mission is to provide ocean transportation of equipment, fuel, supplies, and ammunition to sustain U.S. forces worldwide during peacetime and in war.

As the nationís second largest school district, the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) includes:

  • 730,000+ students.
  • 790 schools and centers
  • 27,000 teachers
  • 41,000 other employees

    [Published: 2006-10-18]


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