PENDER COUNTY, NC (WWAY) -- An administrator who once led Pender County Schools on an interim basis is leaving the school district.
This week the Pender County Board of Education accepted the resignation of Assistant Superintendent Rachel Manning. She's leaving to become Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction for Duplin County Schools. Manning's resignation is effective May 13.
During her time in Pender County, Manning served as a teacher, assistant principal, principal, assistant superintendent and interim superintendent.
"We will miss Mrs. Manning's focus on success for all students and thank her for service to students, staff, and the district," Superintendent Dr. Terri Cobb said in a statement. "Wwe wish her the best in her future endeavors."
Manning is excited about her upcoming job assignment.
"It is an honor to be chosen for this position, and I am excited to join a school district with such a clear vision for student success," she said in a statement. "I look forward being a part of the Duplin County Schools family."