MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - The search for Montgomery's new school superintendent narrowed dramatically on Thursday. The school board cut the field of 49 candidates to five finalists.
Dr. Samantha Ingram - current Superintendent of Fairfield County Schools in South Carolina.
Dr. Fred Primm, Jr. - current Superintendent for Sumter County schools in Alabama.
Clay Slagle - current Montgomery's Interim Superintendent
Dr. Julian Stafford - works for the State Superintendent of Education's Office in Washington, D.C.
Dr. Barbara Thompson - Superintendent for New Glarus Schools in Wisconsin