|The first cut of those applicants for the director of
schools has been presented to school board members.
The board had contracted TSBA, Tennessee School Board Association, to administer the first portion of the process which consisted of advertising the job, receiving applications, making the necessary background checks and presenting their top five applicants to the board.
TSBA attorney, Randy Bennett, presented their top five candidates at a special called meeting of the board Monday night. Bennett told board members his organization had researched all sixteen applicants and felt these five best represented the qualities the board had said they were looking for. Those five are as follows,
The board will have a special called meeting Thursday to vote on the list. At that meeting the board could still add or remove any names to the list.
Five finalists named for Loudon County school chief position