Kelley replaces Tripp Curry, who retired after 23 years. Curry led the Warriors to three state championship appearances and won the Class 4A title in 2009.Kelley is a 2003 graduate of Cedartown High School in Georgia, where he spent last season as the Bulldogs’ offensive coordinator. Prior to that he was the head coach at Washington-Wilkes High School.
Kelley is the son of former Cedartown head coach – and former Piedmont assistant coach – Everett Kelley.
In other business, the board adopted an Anti-Harassment Policy revision, approved an agreement with the Department of Examiner’s of Public Accounts and approved the Extended Family for Kids financial support in the amount of $8,000.