The search for a new Memphis City Schools superintendent was narrowed to a list of five candidates Tuesday evening.
The candidates were named as:
- Tiffany Anderson, Superintendent of Montgomery County Schools in Christianburg, VA
- Yvonne Brandon, Deputy Superintendent of Richmond (Virginia) City Schools
- Kriner Cash, an administrator for Miami-Dade County (Florida) Public Schools
- Nicholas Gledich, COO of Orange County Schools in Orlando, FL
- James Williams, Superintendent of Buffalo (New York) Public Schools
The firm hired to conduct a nationwide search for a new superintendent presented its list to the Memphis City School Board, giving details on what each candidate could offer the system, and what led them to select those particular people.