CCSD Hires Executive Director of Transportation
Charleston, SC — Charleston County School District (CCSD) is proud to announce William “Jeff” Scott as its Executive Director of Transportation.
Scott is a Citadel graduate and has served as the Interim Executive Director of Transportation since December 2015. Prior to his recent appointment, Scott served as the District’s Director of Security and Emergency Management for 10 years.
"I have had the honor of serving the students, parents, and staff of the Charleston County School District for the past 10 years as the Director of Security and Emergency Management,” said Jeff Scott, CCSD Executive Director of Transportation. “I look forward to being able to serve them in this new capacity, and with our partners, to improving every day in Student Transportation."
During his time in Security, Scott served as the Vice Chair of the K-12 subcommittee in the South Carolina Emergency Managers Association. Before coming to CCSD,Scottwas a Lieutenant with the Mount Pleasant Police Department where he held various roles such as S.W.A.T. Team Commander, Precinct Commander, and Special Operations Commander.
“Jeff has brought tremendous value to the transportation program in CCSD since he began his work last December,” said CCSD Superintendent Gerrita Postlewait. “We know he will continue to facilitate operational improvements in partnership with Durham to better serve all of our students.”
About the Charleston County School District
Charleston County School District (CCSD) is the second largest school system in South Carolina representing a unique blend of urban, suburban, and rural schools that span 1,000 square miles along the coast. CCSD serves more than 50,000 students in 86 schools and several specialized programs. With approximately 6,100 employees district-wide, CCSD is the fourth largest employer in the region.
CCSD offers a diverse, expanding portfolio of options and specialized programs, delivered through neighborhood, charter, magnet, IB (international baccalaureate), and Montessori schools, and is divided into three Learning Communities led by associate superintendents. Options include specialized programs in science, engineering and mathematics; liberal arts; music and other creative and performing arts; career and technical preparation programs; and military and other public service enterprises.