Concord University Board Of Governors Member Frank Blackwell Named West Virginia Superintendent Of The Year

For Immediate Release: 
Sep 02 2015

CONTACT:  Sarah Dalton

Concord University

Office of Advancement

PO Box 1000, Athens, WV 24712

(304) 384-6312, news@concord.edu

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CONCORD UNIVERSITY BOARD OF GOVERNORS MEMBER FRANK BLACKWELL

NAMED WEST VIRGINIA SUPERINTENDENT OF THE YEAR

 

ATHENS, W.Va. – Frank Blackwell, Wyoming County Schools superintendent and a member of Concord University’s Board of Governors, was named the 2016 West Virginia Superintendent of the Year by the West Virginia Association of School Administrators. The award ceremony was held June 25.

Blackwell was first appointed to Concord’s Board of Governors in February 2008 and reappointed in August 2013. He is a former chairperson of the board.

Blackwell’s career as an educator has spanned nearly five decades. He has served as a teacher, principal and assistant superintendent. He has been superintendent of Wyoming County Schools since 1982.

A resident of Mullens, W.Va., Blackwell is known as a community advocate of excellent schools and successful students.  He holds an A.B. and a M.A. degree from Marshall University.

 

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Frank Blackwell

 

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