Dr. Matt Akin has officially accepted the position of school superintendent with the newly formed Gulf Shores City School District.
Akin is currently the school superintendent for Huntsville City Schools. He’s had the job for just over a year.
The Huntsville school superintendent had announced he would be leaving for Gulf Shores. But, both sides were in the process of working out details of his contract.
Akin begins his new job on June first.
On its facebook page, the Gulf Shores Board of Ed posted, “It's official! Dr. Matt Akin has agreed to become the first superintendent of Gulf Shores City Schools effective June 1, 2018. Help us welcome Dr. Akin and his wife Sandra to our community.#DolphinProud”