Tuesday, January 18, 2011

CMS athletics director Vicki Hamilton to retire next month

Vicki Hamilton, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools’ director of athletics, has announced her plans to retire after 34 years in education and the last 17 years as the district’s athletic director. Hamilton’s last day in CMS is February 28.

Appointed in 1994, Vicki Hamilton was the first – and for five years, the only – female athletic director of a city/county district in North Carolina. Hamilton is in her 17th year as athletics director.

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