The new superintendent of the Le Sueur Henderson School District has been on the job for over 6 months now, and received an “Excellent” performance review during the recent school board meeting. Richard Hanson took over as Le Sueur Henderson Superintendent from the retiring Dave Johnson on July 1st of last year. The Le Sueur Henderson School Board was asked to comment on Hanson’s strengths during it’s recent meeting. Those included good public relations skills, being a good listener, and viewing the positive aspects of a situation. Hanson was also credited with helping pass the district’s levy questions last fall. Areas that the board said that Hanson needed improvement included meeting preparation and participation and to continue to acquire knowledge of district finances, programs, and operations.