New Superintendent Named for Daviess County Public Schools

Mar 20, 2017

Matt Robbins has been named the new superintendent for Daviess County Public Schools.
Credit Daviess County Public Schools

The Daviess County Board of Education has named its new superintendent for public schools. He is Matt Robbins, the school district's current assistant superintendent for finance and operations. He began working in the school district in 1997.

Robbins has a master's degree in education administration from the University of Louisville and a bachelor's degree from the University of Kentucky. 

He will replace current superintendent Owens Saylor, who will retire at the end of June.

The Board of Education made the announcement at a special meeting March 20.

Robbins was one of three finalists for the position. The  board  also considered Casey Allen, superintendent of Ballard County Public Schools, and Jason Hamby, superintendent of Trigg  County Public Schools.