Amherst Co. School Board Selects New Superintendent

Amherst Co., VA - The Amherst County School Board has chosen the next superintendent.

Dr. Steven Nichols will take over the school system when Dr. Brian Ratliffe retires on July 1.

Nichols began his 40-year long career as a kindergarten teacher and went on to serve as superintendent of Staunton City schools. He serves as an adjunct professor at the University of Virginia, his alma mater.