BALLARD COUNTY, KY (KFVS) - The Ballard County Board of Education named an interim superintendent in a special called meeting Monday afternoon after the recent death of Superintendent Ed Adami.
Casey Allen will serve as the interim superintendent. The appointment expires on June 30, 2012.
Allen serves as the district's supervisor of instruction.
Adami had been in that post since 2004.
Allen was principal at Ballard County Middle School from 2003 until becoming supervisor of instruction in 2010. He is a 1990 graduate of Paducah Tilghman High School, and earned his bachelor's degree from the University of Kentucky in 1993. Allen also holds a master's degree and professional certifications from Murray State University.