Thursday, April 21, 2022
The Alexander City Schools Board of Education voted unanimously at the April 19, 2022 Board Meeting to approve Dr. Beverly Price as Interim Superintendent, effective April 30, 2022, upon the departure of Dr. Keith Lankford.
Dr. Price has been with Alexander City Schools (ACS) for 18 years. She has served in various leadership roles during her tenure with ACS, most recently as the Deputy Superintendent for the past three years.
Alexander City Schools board president Kevin Speaks said the board is looking forward to Price’s guidance and leadership in the months ahead. “We are confident in [her] abilities to lead us during this transition and look forward to her leadership,” Speaks said.
Dr. Price is also looking forward to stepping into this role for ACS. “I am pleased to serve as the Interim Superintendent during this transition period for our system,” Price stated. “I am dedicated to Alexander City Schools. I firmly believe in our mission to inspire hope and create pathways for student and community success.”
An official statement will be released as the board finalizes the timeline and requirements for the position of Superintendent of Alexander City Schools.