The Chester County Board of School Trustees named Dr. Angela Bain of Columbia is the district's new superintendent; she began her duties on Monday, February 1, 2016. Dr. Bain has years of experience in many different areas of education. She has taught math, science, language arts, and social studies in grades 4, 6, 7, 8, and 9, and has worked as an education instructor at Converse College and the University of South Carolina. She has worked as an assistant principal, principal, supervisor of Special Services, and as the Chief Human Resource Services Officer for Lexington-Richland School District Five. Most recently she has served as the Deputy State Superintendent with the South Carolina Department of Education and is the owner of her own educational consulting business.