In Saturday’s election, the citizens of Caddo Parish Schools District 7 elected Darrin Dixon as the official school board member. He won 51% of the vote against Linda Rasberry Smith. The school board appointed dixon to serve as an interim board member back in April.
“I’m excited to start working for the families of District 7, said Dixon. There is a lot of work to be done to make sure children and parents receive equity in education for our community.”
Dixon also serves at Southern University at Shreveport as Small Business Director and has a strong record of community service as past president of the Shreveport Bossier African American Chamber of Commerce.