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BOE Appoints Kinsey Director of Schools

Posted on Wednesday, December 9, 2015 at 12:23 pm

9414284_GMonday evening, the Grundy County Board of Education voted to appoint Jessie Kinsey to Director of Schools. Kinsey replaces Dr. Willie Childers who was filling the role on an interim basis since the resignation of Dr. David Dickerson in March 2015. The vote passed by a 6-3 margin with members Kasey Anderson, Larry Davis, Janie Layne, Haskell Meadows, Gary Don Melton, and Tim Spicer voting yes, and members Robert Foster, Paul Gallagher, and Mike Yates voting no. Kinsey assumed responsibilities immediately.