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Nuss Hired as New RHS, RMS AD

Scott NussSouthwestern College Assistant Athletic Director and Sports Information Director Scott Nuss has been hired as the new Activities and Athletics Director at Russell High School and Ruppenthal Middle School.

The hire was approved Monday evening by the USD 407 Board of Education.

Nuss says he's excited to get started.


Southwestern College is a four-year private college affiliated with the United Methodist Church located in Winfield.

Nuss is also a former Assistant AD and SID at Newman University and a former Media Relations Assistant at Wichita State University Athletics.

He studied Sports Administration at Wichita State, Communications at Southwestern and Journalism at Pratt Community College.

Nuss is from Hillsboro and graduated from Hillsboro High School.

Nuss and his wife, Andrea, have one son and are expecting another child.

Nuss replaces Gene Flax. Flax's contract was not renewed for the 2018-2019 school year. Flax served USD 407 for two years.

(Photo courtesy Southwestern College.)

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