The Banks County Board of Education, during a called meeting on April 2, hired Stan Davis as the new school superintendent.
Davis will begin his duties as Banks County School Superintendent in mid-May.
He was hired as a 12-month employee, at a salary of $130,000 per year, based on 230 working days, Shane Roberts, BOE chairman said.
Davis signed a three-year contract with the BOE.
“We can’t wait to become a part of the community,” Davis said, after he was hired.
Approximately 50 people, including staff, students and community members, turned out for the called meeting to welcome Davis to the school system.
In other business at the called meeting, the following personnel items were approved:
•retirements: Karen Nelson and Angie Minish, both teachers as Banks County Primary School.
•resignations: Donna Cherveny, Banks County Middle School teacher; and Shelby Pendley, BCPS paraprofessional.