People in the News
Rosa E. Blackwell
Rosa E. Blackwell is the new superintendent of the Cincinnati school district. She replaces Alton Frailey, who left to become the superintendent of the 7,600-student DeSoto, Texas, school district.
Ms. Blackwell, 57, has been the 37,800-student district’s interim superintendent since January. An employee of the Cincinnati public schools since 1972, she most recently served as deputy superintendent.
As interim superintendent, Ms. Blackwell earned $180,000. Her new salary is still under negotiation.
Vol. 24, Issue 36, Page 5Published in Print: May 11, 2005, as Rosa E. Blackwell