READING, Pa. - The Reading School Board hired a new superintendent Wednesday night.
By an 8-0 vote, Dr. Carlinda Purcell has named to the post.
Purcell most recently served as superintendent at Montgomery Public Schools in Alabama.
She received a five-year contract from Reading which will run through June of 2017.
She will replace current Superintendent J. Drue Miles who is stepping down on June 30.
Allentown, PA 18102