Newspaper article The Tuscaloosa News

Elizabeth Swinford a Finalist at Southern University

Newspaper article The Tuscaloosa News

Elizabeth Swinford a Finalist at Southern University

Article excerpt

SHREVEPORT, La. -- Elizabeth D. Swinford, former superintendent of the Tuscaloosa County School System, is one of six semifinalists named Friday for chancellor of Southern University at Shreveport.

Swinford's employment status was changed from superintendent to consultant by the Tuscaloosa County Board of Education on Aug. 31, 2015. In December 2015, Deputy Superintendent Walter Davie was selected as the system's new full-time superintendent. He had served as the interim superintendent since Aug. 19, 2015, when Swinford took an extended sick leave.

The Southern University System Board of Supervisors' Chancellor Search Committee named the other semifinalists as:

-- Rodney Ellis, higher education consultant and former chancellor of Central Louisiana Technical and Community College in Alexandria

-- Aubra Gantt, vice president for academic outreach and student services for Tarrant County College District in Texas

-- Johnny Moore, vice president student and outreach services for Northeast Texas Community College

-- Sandra Tucker, dean of the School of Nursing at Bethune- Cookman University

-- Boyce Williams, president and CEO of The National Alliance of Learning Inc. …

Search by... Author
Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

Oops!

An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.