Two Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools administrators show up in a list of nearly 50 people who have applied to lead the metro Nashville school district.
The newspaper published a list of 49 names that search firm HYA Executive Search had heard from while recruiting for a new Metro Nashville Public Schools director, obtained through a public records request.
The two CMS administrators are executive directors of district learning communities.
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▪ Marty Conner Sr., executive director of the Northeast-Vance Learning Community.
▪ Lillie Cox, executive director of the West Learning Community. She’s a former superintendent of the Alamance-Burlington School System.
Shepherd’s name has also surfaced in the search for a superintendent in the Berkeley (S.C.) County school system, according to the Independent-Tribune.
The Nashville school board is expected to get a short list of candidates next week. It might contain names not on the published list, because some candidates balk at the idea of having their name out in the public.