West Virginia county picks superintendent from within

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Raleigh County school board members turned to a known quantity Monday when they chose Raleigh County Assistant School Superintendent David Price for the superintendent’s job. He’ll begin July 1.

“David brings a lot to the table in experience and leadership,” school board president Rick Snuffer told MetroNews. “He worked with the state Department of Education and he was a principal in Boone County. He knows all of the education ins and outs.”

Price has handled facilities and maintenance in Raleigh County along with some curriculum work. He was chosen over Raleigh Schools Director of Secondary Education Miller Hall following school board interviews Monday morning in Beckley.

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