A superintendent from Eastern Carolina has been selected for another superintendent job in another state.
The Birmingham News reports that Dr. Craig Witherspoon, the current superintendent of Edgecombe County Schools, as been selected as the new superintendent of the Birmingham, Alabama Schools Superintendent.
The paper says the The Birmingham Board of Education members voted for Witherspoon unanimously. Some board members will travel to Tarboro to meet with Witherspoon in January. Following the visit, the board will offer Witherspoon a contract, provided he passes a thorough background check.
Witherspoon took the superintendent role in Edgecombe County in 2006.