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Dr. Brenda M. Tanner
Superintendent of Schools
Orange County School Board appointed Dr. Brenda Tanner as Superintendent during its called meeting on Monday, November 24. Tanner has over 35 years of experience in education in Virginia and South Carolina, including her six years as Superintendent of Schools in Madison County. She has served as Chief Academic and Chief Personnel Officer for Horry County Public Schools in South Carolina, a district with 31,000 students and 4,000 employees, and as a teacher and administrator in several Virginia school divisions.
The majority of Dr. Tanner’s career has been in PK-12 systems. She also has worked at the college level, teaching in the area of leadership and school administration at the University of Virginia while also directing the Curry School’s school/university professional development curriculum.
Executive Administrative Assistant to the Superintendent