The Shenandoah County School Board held a special meeting Monday morning and unanimously approved a personnel list, which included the resignation of Shenandoah County Public Schools Director of Finance Demetria Brown.

The resignation of Brown is effective Friday. The school board met in closed session at 9 a.m. for 15 minutes. They came back from the closed session and went into open session and then voted on the personnel list.

Also on the personnel list were seven appointments, two long-term substitutes, three other resignations, one contract rescinded, two coaching appointments and two coaching resignations.

All Shenandoah County School Board members — Marty Helsley, Andrew Keller, Shelby Kline, Michelle Manning, chair Cynthia Walsh and Karen Whetzel — attended the meeting in person.

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