Huntsville City Schools selects new superintendent

Huntsville City Schools selects new superintendent

HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - The board of education for Huntsville City Schools has voted on Christie Finley as the new superintendent.

Finley was serving as the interim superintendent before Thursday night's vote.

She was voted in 4-1. Board member Pam Hill was the only board member to vote against her.

Finley replaces Matt Akin, who took a job as school superintendent in Gulf Shores earlier this year.

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Finley was up against nine other candidates for the job.

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