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Dr. Mary Ellis sworn in as the new UCPS superintendent

Clerk of Court J.R. Rowell, at right, is pictured reading the oath of office to the new UCPS Superintendent Dr. Mary Ellis.

Dr. Mary Ellis takes the oath of office as she is sworn in as the new superintendent of Union County Public Schools during Tuesday’s (July 10, 2012) Board of Education meeting. Clerk of Court J.R. Rowell is pictured reading the oath of office.

Dr. Ellis said she has been very touched by the overwhelming positive response she has received since being named superintendent.

Also during Tuesday’s meeting, Board of Education vice chairman John Collins was unanimously elected the new board chairman, while Laura Minsk was elected vice chairman.

Dr. Ellis now serves as superintendent of the sixth largest school system in the state of North Carolina.

Written by: Photo by Deb Coates Bledsoe, UCPS Communications Coordinator
Posted: Jul 12, 2012 by Deb Coates Bledsoe

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