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Buffalo Schools Superintendent in Line for Memphis Job

By Eileen Buckley

Buffalo, NY – Buffalo Schools Superintendent James Williams is under consideration for a new job. He is listed as one of five finalist for the schools superintendent job in the Memphis City School District.

Williams appeared at a school board committee meeting Wednesday night and delivered a brief statement. He says the Memphis City School District and their representatives recently contacted him about his interest in their superintendent job.

Williams says he was approached about it and has not formally interviewed for the position. Williams says he plans to discuss it further with the board Thursday night.

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