Ronnie Reynolds, a seven-year employee of the Pine Bluff School District, was promoted to lead security at the district. The promotion was effective in July, Reynolds said in a news release.

“This is an honor to me,” Reynolds said. “I look forward to working with all securities in the district as well as teachers, administrators and students. Safety is very important and I will go above and beyond to make sure we are safe.”

Reynolds is also a director on the Watson Chapel School Board and a deacon of the Mt. Bayou Missionary Baptist Church at Altheimer. He has four children and five grandchildren, according to the release.