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School system appoints new CFO

WADESBORO – Mrs. Joy Drake has been appointed as the Director of Finance for Anson County Schools.

Drake began her career with the Anson County School District in March 2004. She has served as the district’s acting finance officer since October 2021. She also served as a payroll supervisor for six years and a human resources supervisor for eight years. In 1999, she earned her bachelor’s degree in business administration from Wingate University.

“Ms. Drake brings a wealth of financial knowledge to this position. She has a proven track record in her current role and is a respected and trusted member of our management team. We are fortunate to have such a dedicated and loyal individual. with the background and experience to fill this important position,” Superintendent Howard McLean said.

“I am excited about this new opportunity and look forward to working with the administration to achieve our district goals in making the Anson County School District the best it can be,” Drake said.

Drake officially began his new role on March 1.

Anne Hyatt is Public Information Officer, Board of Education Clerk, and Administrative Assistant to the Superintendent of Schools for Anson County.

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