Estelle Richman will chair the body for the rest of its term.
The moves were made as the School District transitions to governance by the new Board of Education.
He took responsibility for funding the District adequately and returning it to local control. His next challenges: Finding the money and the right board members.
The list includes more parents and educators.
Kenney told the nominating panel that he wants more diversity on the new list of at least 18 people. He's not ruling out making his choices from the first group of 27 names, however.
The group includes two current School Reform Commission members.