William Ackerman appointed to Marblehead (Mass.) school committee

Friday, July 26, 2013

After nearly two hours of joint interviews conducted by the Marblehead School Committee and the Board of Selectmen on Wednesday night, William Ackerman was appointed to fill the vacancy on the School Committee.

Ackerman, 46, is replacing former Chair EuRim Chun, who submitted her resignation - effective June 30 - after ongoing tensions among committee members.

The father of three said his first priority would be to mobilize the board after it endured several months of controversy.

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