Richmond County BOE votes to start search for new superintendent

By: Staff Email
By: Staff Email

Monday, March 24, 2014

RICHMOND COUNTY, Ga. (WRDW)- The Richmond County Board of Education voted Monday evening not to renew Dr. Frank Roberson's contract as superintendent.

After hours in an executive session, the Board voted eight to one to open the search process for a new superintendent.

All members of the Board would not comment on the decision and gave no explanation for their decision.

Current Superintendent Frank Roberson said he is saddened by the decision. When asked if he would reapply for the job, he said he will continue his commitment to educating children

Dr. Roberson's contract is up Aug. 22, 2014. The Richmond County BOE will ask the Georgia School Board Association to start the search for his replacement.

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