Interim Superintendent

The Rockdale County Board of Education recently appointed Chief Academic Officer Shirley Chesser as interim superintendent of Rockdale County Public Schools. The Board intends to conduct a national superintendent search as part of their due diligence to find the best-qualified candidate. 

Mrs. Shirley Chesser has 20 years’ experience in education, serving the past 17 years in Rockdale County Public Schools. She began as a teacher at Shoal Creek Elementary, served as principal for Peek’s Chapel Elementary and Honey Creek Elementary, and moved to Central Office as Director of Professional Learning before becoming Assistant Superintendent and Chief Academic Officer.   


Name Position Business Phone
Shirley Chesser Interim Superintendent (770) 860-4211
Esther Maclin Executive Assistant (770) 860-4211


(770) 860-4211
(770) 860-4211
(770) 860-4211