CHICAGO — Chicago Mayor Richard Daley on Tuesday named Terry Mazany, the head of a prominent city community foundation, to lead the Chicago Public Schools system on an interim basis as the city awaits election of a new mayor next year.

Mazany, 54, will serve as interim chief executive officer of the system, replacing Ron Huberman who recently announced his intention to leave the position at the end of November. Mazany has served as president and chief executive officer of the Chicago Community Trust since 2004.

Subscribe Now

Independent and authoritative analysis and perspective for the bond buying industry.

14-Day Free Trial

No credit card required. Complete access to articles, breaking news and industry data.