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Baltimore City Public Schools announces new chair, vice chair, chief operations officer

Posted at 7:33 PM, Jul 23, 2019

BALTIMORE — The Baltimore City Board of School Commissioners have named a new chair, vice chair and Chief Operations Officer.

Linda Chinnia was named as the new chair, Johnette Richardson has been named the new vice chair. The board also approved the appointment of Dr. Lynette Washington as the district's chief operations officer.

Chinnia was appointed to the Board of Commissioners in 2014 and served as vice chair from July of 2018. Richardson was appointed to the Board of Commissioners in January 2018 and is currently the deputy director for Neighborhood Housing Service of Baltimore.

Washington has served as interim chief operations officer since July 2018.