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MPSD honors 2019 Retirees during reception on May 14

The Meridian Public School District hosted its annual Retirement Reception on
Tuesday, May 14, 2019, to honor district personnel who are retiring after years of hard work and dedication to the students of Meridian.


“Over the years, these retirees have played an important role in the Meridian Public School District, and they have made a tremendous impact on the lives of so many students,” said Dr. Amy Carter, MPSD Superintendent. “I want to personally thank them for their dedication and service to the students of Meridian because our journey towards excellence could not have been achieved without them.”

The Retirement Reception was held on Tuesday, May 14th in the Multipurpose Building of Meridian High School.


In all, the Meridian Public School District has 10 retirees that represent over 238 years of experience in education.

The 2019 retirees are: Peggy Baldwin, Vanessa Collins, Audrey Dixon, Brenda Goodwin, Laura Graham, Rita Hill, Ilo Holliday, Dazell Jackson, Nancy Johnson and Debora VanDevender.