Two top officials leaving Memphis-Shelby County Schools

By , Daily Memphian Updated: November 19, 2022 3:33 PM CT | Published: November 18, 2022 5:52 PM CT

John Barker, deputy superintendent for strategic operations and finance, is retiring. Yolanda Martin, chief of human resources, is resigning. Both were investigated recently with no evidence of wrongdoing.


MSCS John Barker Yolanda Martin Memphis-Shelby County Schools
Aarron Fleming

Aarron Fleming

Aarron Fleming covers Memphis and Shelby County’s court system and is a member of The Daily Memphian’s public safety reporting team. He formerly covered education and earned his B.A. in journalism from the University of Memphis.

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