Former Colorado speaker Terrance Carroll to work for Denver Public Schools
Author: Melanie Asmar, Chalkbeat Colorado - March 12, 2018 - Updated: March 12, 2018
A former Colorado lawmaker who served as the state’s first African-American speaker of the House will join Denver Public Schools as a senior official overseeing the district’s legal, communications, and public affairs departments.
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