The Williston School District 29 Board of Trustees voted to select Dr. Marcella Heyward as the
school district's next Superintendent. Dr. Heyward will assume the duties of Superintendent on July 1, 2018.
Dr. Heyward currently serves as the Chief Instructional Officer for Lexington School District Two.
She received her Doctorate of Education degree from South Carolina State University.
Prior to becoming the Chief Instructional Officer in Lexington Two, she served as
Director of Elementary Education, principal, assistant principal, teacher specialist
with the South Carolina Department of Education and a classroom teacher.
Dr. Heyward stated, "Together, we will celebrate the many successes of the district and work
diligently to advance Williston School District 29 as the district to watch across the state and beyond."