LIVERMORE FALLS — Regional School Unit 73 directors voted 9-4 late Thursday to appoint Bob Wall as superintendent.
Wall, of Lewiston, has served as superintendent of Jay for several years.
RSU 36 Superintendent Sue Pratt will serve as assistant superintendent.
RSU 73 will serve students in Jay, Livermore, Livermore Falls in a consolidated school system as of July 1.
Opposing the motion were Directors Tammy Frost and Ann Souther, both of Livermore Falls, and Cindy Young and Tim Madden, both of Livermore.
A first motion to appoint Pratt of Strong as superintendent failed 4-9. Pratt is in her first year as superintendent of RSU 36. She previously served as assistant superintendent in RSU 9 in the Farmington area.