Ann Clark, deputy superintendent of Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, is one of three finalists for Wake County superintendent, the Wake board announced Tuesday. She will meet the public in Raleigh next week.
A year ago, Clark was one of three finalists for the superintendents job at CMS. The board instead hired Heath Morrison from Reno, Nev., and he promoted Clark from chief academic officer to deputy superintendent.
At the time, Clark said she intended to stay with CMS, where she has worked for 30 years: I am deeply committed to Charlotte. This is my home.
Other finalists to lead North Carolinas largest school district are Dana Bedden, the superintendent of schools in Irving, Texas, and James Merrill, the superintendent of Virginia Beach City Schools, according to the (Raleigh) News & Observer.
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