TUPELO – New Tupelo School Board member Sherry Davis officially began serving in the position on Tuesday.
Davis took the oath of office before the board’s regular meeting. She was joined by her husband, Jonny, for the oath. Several visitors also were present for the ceremony, held at the Hancock Leadership Center.
Davis replaces Beth Stone, who resigned in October to spend more time with her family. Her term expires in March 2015.
Davis was nominated by Mayor Jason Shelton and was approved by the City Council on Dec. 3.