Lynn superintendent Dr. Patrick Tutwiler. (File Photo | Owen O'Rourke)

Lynn picks Tutwiler as new superintendent of schools

LYNN — Lynn Deputy Superintendent Dr. Patrick Tutwiler has been selected as the city's next superintendent.

The Lynn School Committee voted, 7-0, to select Tutwiler for the position, with committee members citing his past achievements in the school district and support their constituents have expressed for the veteran Lynn administrator as the rationale behind their decision.

Tutwiler's appointment as superintendent is effective Aug. 1.

"He's definitely the clear-cut candidate for the job and I know he's going to do a great job," said John For…

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