Manchester City School Board on Monday afternoon passed a plan to pay incoming Director of Schools Dr. Keith Brewer a consulting fee for May and June.
The vote was 3-2, with Mike Lewis and Lisa Gregory voting no. Susan Parsley, John Mayberry, and Susan Wood voted in favor.
Brewer’s 4-year contract will kick in at $115,000 plus $5,000 for travel plus benefits per year starting July 1.
Brewer will take over for Dr. Prater Powell who is retiring.