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Caddo School Board starts top 3 Superintendent interviews

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The Caddo School Board plans to interview the top three applicants this week. Last week, the board selected Mary Nash Robinson, John Dilworth and Agnella Perera as their top choices.

Mary Nash Robinson told KTBS 3 News that she is ready to be the next leader of Caddo schools. Robinson also claims to know the needs of the district better than anyone else.

John Dilworth says he's no stranger to Caddo schools. Dilworth spent more than two decades working for the Caddo School Board before leaving in 2003. Recently, he worked as the Superintendent of East Baton Rouge Parish Schools and retired from that position this past year. After gaining more experience, Dilworth says he feels he has the tools needed to be the next leader.

Agnella Perera is a native of Lake Charles but has family in the Shreveport area. The mother of twin girls says that when she is looking for career opportunities for herself, she also considers the opportunities a district can offer her children as well.

Each applicant will have a full day to interview. John Dilworth will be interviewed on Monday, Agnella Perera on Tuesday and Mary Nash Robinson's interview will be held on Wednesday.

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