William "Will" Blaylock has been named chief information officer for the Rockwood School District, effective July 1.
He replaces Steve Beatty, who is retiring at the end of the year.
Blaylock has served Rockwood in various roles since 1989. This year, in addition to the director of instructional technology job which he's held since 1997, Blaylock took on responsibilities normally associated with the chief information officer’s post. He has also served the district as an elementary and middle school teacher.
He also serves as a brigade commander in the Missouri National Guard.