FT LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami) – Broward County’s public schools’ new safety chief will be officially introduced on Friday.READ MORE: Miami Weather: Mostly Sunny With A Nice Breeze, Warming Trend Into The Weekend
Last month the school boarded approved Superintendent Robert Runcie’s appointee Brian Katz.
His official job title is Chief of Safety, Security, and Emergency Preparedness.READ MORE: Shooting Investigation at Miami Gardens Gas Station
Katz’s hiring came with controversy.
Some questioned his experience, while others asked why more people weren’t interviewed for the position.MORE NEWS: Passing Asteroid Lights Up South Florida Sky
Katz, a graduate of the University of Miami, has worked for Google and the State Department.