Dr. McMorran Appointed Interim Superintendent Effective July 20

The following statement was posted to the Redding Board of Education Facebook account Friday evening:

At its special tri-board meeting this evening, the Easton, Redding, and Region 9 Boards of Education unanimously appointed Dr. Thomas McMorran Interim Superintendent of Schools, effective Tuesday July 20, 2021.

Dr. Rydell Harrison’s tenure will end on the mutually agreed date of July 19, 2021.

The Board extends its gratitude both to Dr. Harrison for his service and commitment to our students and to Dr. McMorran for his willingness to serve as our interim while we work through the process of identifying a new leader for the districts.

Watch the space for continuing coverage of the superintendent search and related topics.