DeKalb Chamber of Commerce to Host Official Welcome Reception for Dr. R. Stephen Green, DeKalb County School Superintendent
DECATUR, Ga. – July 20, 2015 — DeKalb Chamber of Commerce will host the official welcome reception for more than 150 distinguished guests in attendance to meet and support Dr. R. Stephen Green, the county’s new school superintendent. This event is in partnership with the DeKalb County School District.
The reception will take place on Wednesday, July 29 from 5:30 to 8:00 p.m. at the DeKalb County Board of Education, Administrative & Instructional Complex, 1701 Mountain Industrial Boulevard, Stone Mountain, 30083.
“We are very excited to have Dr. Green joining DeKalb County Schools as the new superintendent,” said Katerina Taylor, President of DeKalb Chamber of Commerce. “I’m familiar with his past school system, having been educated myself in kindergarten through 12th grade in the Kansas City, Kansas Public School System. It will be great to be a part of what he will bring to the table.”
Dr. Green previously served as the superintendent for Kansas City Public Schools for nearly four years. During his leadership, he helped the school system earn provisional accreditation from the state, balance three consecutive budgets and pass financial audits and stabilize enrollment.
For more information on this event or to schedule an interview, please contact Emily Yang at 404-378-8000, ext. 234 or at firstname.lastname@example.org
ABOUT DEKALB CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
The DeKalb Chamber of Commerce is a membership-based organization with the mission to support, promote and sustain business development in DeKalb County. With 77 years of service in the community, DeKalb Chamber focuses on four critical areas including education, workforce and economic development, public policy, and business member services. We are the primary resource for businesses in DeKalb County. For more information on DeKalb Chamber, please visit their website at www.dekalbchamber.org or call 404-378-8000.