City School Board appoints new board member

Cullman City School Board members vote to approve Jill Bradberry. (Tiffany McKoy)

CULLMAN, Ala. – The Cullman City School Board at its Thursday, July 27, meeting, appointed  Jill Bradberry to fill the seat formerly held by Joey Orr.

Cullman City Schools Superintendent Kyle Kallhoff said, “We’re excited to have Mrs. Bradberry with us. There are so many great things going on in our school system. In the time I have gotten to know her, I know she’s going be a good asset and a good replacement for Joey Orr.”

Bradberry will serve out the remainder of Orr’s current term by appointment through 2025, at which time the seat will be back on the ballot for voters to formally fill the role permanently for the next term.

Read more about Bradberry in our feature article at

The board also approved the following agenda items:

  • 2023-2024 School Year Salary Schedules
  • CNP Manager Training Stipend for Christa White
  • Stipends for Cullman City Primary School Leadership Team Summer Professional Development
  • Stipends for Cullman City Primary School New Employee Campus Meetings
  • Contract with Brent Patterson for Cullman High School Baseball and Baseball Operations
  • Contract with Daniel Moore for Summer School Instructional Services
  • Contract with Alondra Lopez for Translation/Interpreting Services
  • Contract with Yenny Laney for Translation/Interpreting Services
  • Contract with Karla Rodriguez for Translation/Interpreting Services
  • Employee Summer Stipends for Professional Development and Curriculum Planning.
  • Superintendent to execute contract with Site Masters Construction for CCPS Playground Site Work
  • Milk and Milk Products Bid with DFA Dairy Brand/Purity Dairies
  • Surplus/Salvage CMS Band Items (listed under separate cover
  • Contract with Lois Bice for Extended Day Service at Cullman City Primary School
  • Contract with Divonne Ann Davis for Custodial Services at Cullman City Primary School

Contract with Misty Lang for West Lunchroom Interim Manager Duties