EBR superintendent field narrows to 6
BATON ROUGE - The East Baton Rouge Parish School Board has selected its group of six semifinalists, one of whom will replace outgoing superintendent John Dilworth when he exits the position in June.
The candidates are Herman Brister, Kelt Cooper, Tisha Edwards, Samuel King, Maria Pitre-Martin and Elliot Smalley.
The board held a special meeting Tuesday night to trim down the original list of 44.
The remaining candidates are scheduled to undergo a public interview process soon.
For more information on the semifinalists, visit the district's website at http://www.ebrschools.org.