10 apply for vacant seat on the Memphis school board, but six live outside of seat’s district

By , Special to the Daily Memphian Updated: February 19, 2019 5:19 PM CT | Published: February 19, 2019 2:13 PM CT
Special to the Daily Memphian

Caroline Bauman

Caroline Bauman serves as Chalkbeat Tennessee’s community editor and writes about Tennessee schools. Bauman has a masters degree from the University of Missouri as a Thurgood Marshall Fellow. When she’s not working, you can almost certainly find her enjoying BBQ nachos at Central or live music at the Levitt Shell.

Ten people are seeking appointment to an interim seat on the Shelby County Schools board. The District 2 seat opened with the departure of Teresa Jones to take an appointment as municipal court judge. 


Joris Ray Michael Whaley Shelby County Schools Teresa Jones


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