Mazingo officially becomes superintendent
Superintendent Steve Mazingo said there was some objection to the exclusion of tennis shoes as appropriate footwear.
expects the board to strike tennis shoes from the list of prohibited footwear prior to the vote next month.
The board approved a four-year contract that provides Mazingo
with an annual salary of $172,412.
Mazingo served as Greene County School's top administrator for 11 years and spent 16 months as the headmaster of Arendell Parrott Academy before retiring.
Most recently, he was the interim superintendent in Edgecombe County, a post he left in August 2010.