Cabell County education board names Saxe as new superintendent

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — The Cabell County Board of Education named Ryan Saxe as its next superintendent Friday.

Saxe, a Cabell Midland High School graduate, currently is the executive director of Curriculum and Professional Learning for the Manatee County School District in Florida.

Saxe previously worked for Lincoln County Schools and the West Virginia Department of Education.

Current superintendent Bill Smith will retire in June.