TAZEWELL COUNTY, VA (WVVA) Tazewell County Public Schools will have a new superintendent.
Dr. Chris Stacy will take the helm effective July 1. The announcement was made following a special called school board meeting on Wednesday.
Stacy is the current Assistant Superintendent.
“Dr Stacy is a leader in southwest Virginia’s public education landscape, said Tazewell County School Board Chair David Woodard. “From his time as a teacher in our system, to principal, director of secondary, deputy superintendent and a brief period he served as superintendent in another county, Chris has grown into one of the strongest professionals in the field. I am a parent, as well as a board member, and I’m proud to know the future of my children rests in his hands. I’m thankful he’s willing to devote his career to Tazewell County.”