Statement from Gov. Steve Beshear on appointment of new education commissioner
FRANKFORT, Ky. (July 17, 2009) — “I met with Dr. Holliday this morning to discuss one of my administration’s highest priorities -- the education of our children. I was impressed with his commitment to and passion for education and I look forward to working with him.
I appreciate the Board of Education’s diligent work over these last months while searching for a new education commissioner.
Dr. Holliday is a very capable and distinguished educator and administrator. I welcome him to Kentucky where he will work with some of the best classroom instructors and school administrators in the nation.”
SOURCE: The Gov