Knox County BOE member Gloria Deathridge, who represents the 1st District, has been appointed to a one-year term on the Tennessee School Board Association’s Board of Directors.
The appointment to serve as one of four at-large members was confirmed at the board’s meeting on Nov. 5, during the TSBA convention that was held over the weekend in Nashville.
Deathridge was first elected to the Knox County school board in September 2010, and served as vice-chair in 2013. She was re-elected to the school board in 2014.
TSBA is a non-profit, private service organization whose mission is to assist school boards in effectively governing school districts. TSBA provides school board members a collective voice in matters of legislation and public education concerns.