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Schools for Deaf and Blind Names Administrator


The finance director of the West Virginia Schools for the Deaf and Blind will serve as the school’s administrator until a new superintendent is hired.

Superintendent Lynn Boyer will retire on June 30.

The Charleston Daily Mail reports that Boyer told theWest Virginia Board of Education last week that finance director Mark Gandolfi will assume administrative duties until she is replaced.

The board is reviewing applications for the superintendent’s position.

Boyer has served as superintendent of the institution in Romney since 2011.