Interviewed at her home, outgoing Superintendent Amber Dixon said she is not bitter at not being selected to lead the schools. The dartboard in her basement with the likeness of School Board President Lou “Pinnochio” Petrucci would make one think otherwise…


“Things were broken, and I got to fix them. They may not be sparkling, but I got to fix them,” she said. “But the reality is this board has decided the job I did for [nine] months wasn’t adequate.”

Dixon went on to say she hopes to work in the private sector as an aerobics instructor or in her dream job, stocking shelves at the Dollar General.
Dixon to leave school district eventually