St. James approves first female headmaster

Montgomery's largest private school makes history.  In an unanimous decision, board of directors at Saint James School named Melba Richardson as the school's new headmaster.  Mrs. Richardson is St. James Academic Dean and for the last four months she's been the schools interim headmaster.

Mrs. Richardson is the first female headmaster in the school's 53 year history.  She's worked for the school for 25 years.  Her name goes on the door January 1st.