No one has been chosen as the new Caddo Parish Schools superintendent with a tie vote of 6 to 6. The tie is between John Dilworth and Mary Nash Robinson.
Dilworth is a former Caddo Schools administrator. He was also the principal of Huntington and Fair Park High Schools. His last position was as superintendent of the East Baton Rouge School System.
Robinson is a 40 year veteran of the district. She holds the position of Chief of Staff for the school system.
Current superintendent Dr. Gerald Dawkins contract expires August 11th. In January the board voted eight to four not to renew his contract.
The board is set to meet in August to appoint an interim superintendent.
Here is a break down of how the board voted:
Steve Riall voted for Robinson
Jasmine Green voted for Robinson
Charlotte Crawley voted for Dilworth
Curtis Hooks voted for Robinson
Mary Trammel voted for Dilworth
Carl Pierson voted Dilworth
Larry Ramsey voted for Robinson
Lillian Priest voted for Dilworth
Bonita Crawford voted for Dilworth
Barry Rachal voted for Robinson
Ginger Armstrong voted Robinson
Dottie Bell voted for Dilworth
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