Oak Ridge Board of Education member Paige Marshall resigned from the school board on Thursday.
Marshall and her family are moving to North Carolina for a new job, BOE Chair Keys Fillauer said Friday.
In her resignation letter on Thursday, Marshall expressed sadness and deep appreciation.
“I am sad to leave a wonderful school district in Oak Ridge and the wonderful people on the Board of Education as well as our wonderful Oak Ridge Schools staff and students,” Marshall said. “It has been an honor and a pleasure to serve our community. I wish you all the best as you and the rest of the board work to keep the Oak Ridge Schools the finest in the state.”
Elected in November 2014, Marshall’s four-year term expires this November, when there are three open seats on the five-member school board. [Read more…]