Former Mineral County School District superintendent Teresa (Teri) White was selected as the Douglas County School District top choice to lead their district in a special meeting last Thursday.

White left her position at the school district just five weeks before the first day of school in Mineral County three years ago.

White is currently the director of Human Resources at Douglas County School District. Before her employment with Douglas County School District, White held positions at Mary Fonseca Elementary in Fall River, Mass, serving 773 children; principal of Dayton High School for five years and as Lyon County’s associate superintendent under Nat Lommori from 2006-09.

White served as superintendent of Mineral County School District for three years.