Tue., December 4, 2012 10:21am (EST)

Bibb Schools Retains Dallemand
By Associated Press
Updated: 1 year ago

MACON, Ga.  —  
The Bibb County Board of Education on Monday night extended Superintendent Romain Dallemand's contract. While Dallemand's annual base pay remains the same, at $198,000 a year, the board approved some extra benefits, including a larger car allowance and more vacation days. (Photo by Josephine Bennett.)
The Bibb County Board of Education on Monday night extended Superintendent Romain Dallemand's contract. While Dallemand's annual base pay remains the same, at $198,000 a year, the board approved some extra benefits, including a larger car allowance and more vacation days. (Photo by Josephine Bennett.)
One of Georgia's largest school systems has voted to extend the contract of its superintendent.

The Bibb County Board of Education on Monday night extended Superintendent Romain Dallemand's contract.

The 5-3 vote means Dallemand's new term will start Jan. 1, 2013, and end Dec. 31, 2015.

While Dallemand's annual base pay remains the same, at $198,000 a year, the board approved some extra benefits. Dallemand will receive $70,000 for every year of service to the district when his contract expires or the contract is terminated by either party without cause.

Other perks include a $1 million life insurance policy, at least 25 days of vacation a year and an $800 monthly car allowance, double his current allowance.