Dr. Herbert Berg is serving as interim superintendent for the Beaufort County School District while the Board of Education conducts a national search for a permanent superintendent.

Berg is an experienced administrator who has held superintendent positions at school districts in three states.  He has spent a total of 46 years in education, including 36 years in superintendent’s positions at a total of seven school districts in Washington, Virginia and South Carolina. In South Carolina, Berg served as superintendent in Kershaw County and Lexington/Richland District 5.  Berg also worked for 10 years with the U.S. Department of State to improve American schools in China.

His professional recognitions include having been honored as National Tech-Savvy Superintendent by eSchool News and having twice been named to the “Top 100” list of American school administrators by the American Association of School Administrators.  He also served as state president of the Washington Association of School Administrators.