Scott succeeds Braden as regional superintendent
...MONMOUTH - Jodi Scott has been chosen to succeed Bill Braden as regional superintendent for Henderson, Warren and Mercer counties.
...Scott had served as assistant regional superintendent since 2004 and previously served as an educational consultant for the Henderson-Warren-Mercer Regional Office of Education and two other regional offices.She
was sworn in at 2 p.m. Monday at the Warren County Courthouse.Scott
was selected by board members from Henderson
, Warren and Mercer counties.
Because the counties were concerned about continuity in the office after Braden's sudden death, Reichow said they considered Scott
the best candidate.
said it would be a tough transition but she
was up for the challenge of the new position.
"I felt like Bill and I had been partners through the time he'd been superintendent," Scott