After being hired by the board of trustees, Scott Mahoney has commenced a search for a new superindendent for Shoreline Unified School District. David Briggs

What qualities should the next leader of the Shoreline Unified School District possess, a consultant began asking families and staff this week.

In written surveys mailed Tuesday and four scheduled meetings with Scott Mahoney, the consultant recommended by Marin County Office of Education and hired by trustees last week, stakeholders are providing input about what past work experience and personal . . .