Atkins announces retirement as Charlottesville superintendent –

“We thank Dr. Atkins for her calming presence, her bold work to promote equity, and above all, for her commitment to children,” said Lisa Larson-Torres, the chair of the Charlottesville School Board. “We especially appreciate her staying on to give a steadying hand this past year during the pandemic. We are sorry to see her leave, but we support her and wish her all the best in the next chapter.”