The Clarke County School Board recently named Interim Superintendent Dr. Xernona Thomas as the new superintendent for the district. We asked Thomas her reaction to having both backing from the board and community support.
“Humbled, honestly is the word. This is not what I had ever expected to be my career path. My purpose is just to provide some consistency and continuity during a time of significant transition.”
With 28 years’ experience, the native Athenian has a unique perspective of the system.