Cullman, Ala.: Dr. Susan Patterson, Superintendent of Cullman City Schools, has been elected as CLAS president elect for 2019-2020. This position was held by Dr. Autumm Jeter, who has assumed the CLAS presidency as of July 1. Patterson will serve as president elect for a one-year term, then she will become the CLAS president for the 2020-2021 year. Her election was announced at the CLAS Convention on June 12, 2019.
“We are grateful to Susan for her willingness to continue serving our association in an officer capacity for three years,” said Vic Wilson, Ed.D., executive director of the Council for Leaders in Alabama Schools (CLAS). “Dr. Patterson is a well-respected leader in our CLAS umbrella association, and we are excited to have her continue to serve on our leadership team as we work to improve public education in Alabama.”
About CLAS: CLAS, the Council for Leaders in Alabama Schools was founded in 1969 by a small group of school leaders to provide targeted professional development and support for Alabama’s public school administrators. CLAS now serves eleven affiliates representing each type of public school/school system leader. CLAS provides the framework to connect dedicated school administrators and other successful leaders with a network for professional growth and support. CLAS is the premier professional development provider for administrators in public schools in the state of Alabama. Full Press Release Download Photo