People Watch: Veteran superintendent to take over Arkansas district

By: | April 23, 2019
Chip Layne (pictured) is moving from Arkansas’ Mammoth Spring School District to the state’s Norfork School District, where he’ll take the reins from retiring Superintendent Mike Seay.Chip Layne (pictured) is moving from Arkansas’ Mammoth Spring School District to the state’s Norfork School District, where he’ll take the reins from retiring Superintendent Mike Seay.

 

The Norfork School Board in Arkansas has selected Chip Layne, who is currently superintendent of the state’s Mammoth Spring School District, to lead the Norfork School District, replacing retiring Superintendent Mike Seay. Read more.

In other people news:

Anthony Robinson will lead Missouri’s Sikeston R-6 district as the next superintendent of schools, replacing retiring Superintendent Tom Williams. Robinson has served as the deputy superintendent for Cape Girardeau schools, also in the state. Read more.

Joe Murphy, who is currently Livingston Parish Public School System’s assistant superintendent, will take over as superintendent from Rick Wentzel. Murphy has worked in the Louisiana district since 1992. Read more.