SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – St. John’s Congregational Church Pastor Dr. Calvin McFadden announced he’s resigning from his position on the Springfield School Committee.

Dr. McFadden submitted his letter to committee chair, Mayor Domenic Sarno. He publicly announced his decision at Thursday night’s School Committee meeting according to a press release.

His resignation is effective September 30th.

Dr. McFadden has served as a Committee Member At-Large since winning the seat during the 2013 general election.