ITALY — The Italy ISD Board of Trustees has named Carolyn Maevers as the “person of authority” until an interim superintendent is named. Maevers is principal at Stafford Elementary and is the only principal with tenure at the district.

The board made the unanimous decision at a special called meeting Aug. 2.

This is the second special called meeting in recent weeks. During a meeting July 25, Christi Parchman was hired as elementary physical education teacher at Stafford Elementary.

A third special called meeting of the board will be held Tuesday, Aug. 7, with agenda items to include personnel and interview for interim superintendent.

A fourth special called meeting is set for Wednesday, Aug. 8, with agenda items including the possible naming of an interim superintendent and hiring of professional personnel.

The next regularly scheduled meeting is Monday, Aug. 20. All meetings are held in the administration office.