Monday night the Manchester City School Board met and voted to hire Dr. Keith Brewer as its new Director of Schools for the 3 school system. In a 4-1 vote, the board approved a four-year contract appointing Dr. Keith Brewer as the Director of Schools. His contract will begin July 1, 2013.
Brewer previously spent 12 years with the system and before that was superintendent in Grundy County.
Mike Lewis was the lone “no” vote.
Brewer’s approval came after discussions about his salary that was approved at $115,000 plus $5,000 for travel plus benefits per year
In comparison to one local school system Coffee County Schools Director Dr LaDonna McFall makes a base salary of $108,000. McFall oversees 9 schools.