Another Republican announces run for SC Education Superintendent
Dr. Gary Burgess announces he's running for SC Superintendent of Education (Source: Burgess for SC Superintendent 2014)
ANDERSON, SC (WIS) - Another Republican has announced their candidacy for South Carolina Superintendent of Education.
Anderson County Board of Education member Dr. Gary Burgess announced Monday in Anderson he's running for state Superintendent of Education.
According to his campaign web site, Burgess earned degrees from Wofford College, Converse College and the University of South Carolina. He held several positions asschool principal throughout his career and currently serves on the Anderson County Board of Education.
Burgess is the third Republican to declare candidacy for the position. Last week, Shari Few and State Rep. Andy Patrick announced they were running for election.