New Administrative Appointments

The Board of Education and Cabinet announce the following new administrative assignments:

Announced March 7, 2019

Kari Shirk

Kari Shirk
Assistant Principal, Skyridge High School

Congratulations to Kari Shirk on her new assignment as Assistant Principal at Skyridge High School. Currently, Kari serves as a Curriculum Director at the District Office. Kari’s appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

Rachel Lunt

Rachel Lunt
Curriculum Director, Education Services

Congratulations to Rachel Lunt on her new assignment as a Curriculum Director. Currently, Rachel serves as a TSA in the Research & Evaluation Department. Rachel’s appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

Kevin Rich
Curriculum Director, Education Services

Congratulations to Kevin Rich on his new assignment as a Curriculum Director. Currently, Kevin serves as a PLC Coach at Skyridge High School. Kevin’s appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

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Melissa Allmon
Principal, Freedom Elementary School

Announced March 13, 2019: Congratulations to Melissa Allmon on her new assignment as principal at Freedom Elementary School. Currently, Melissa serves as assistant principal at Ridgeline Elementary School. Melissa’s appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

Announced February 27, 2019

Michelle Stephenson
Curriculum Director, Education Services

Congratulations to Michelle Stephenson on her new assignment as Curriculum Director in Education Services. Currently, Michelle serves as the principal at Freedom Elementary. Michelle’s appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

Jason Theler
Director, Student Services

Congratulations to Jason Theler on his new assignment as a Director of Student Services. Currently, Jason serves as the principal at Northridge Elementary. Jason’s appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

Tim Thompson

Tim Thompson
Special Education Director, Secondary

Congratulations to Tim Thompson on his new assignment as a Special  Education Director-Secondary. Currently, Tim serves as an assistant principal at American Fork High School. Tim’s appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

Jamie James

Jamie James
Director of Gifted Services & Dual Language Immersion

Congratulations to Jamie James on her new assignment as Director of Gifted Services and Dual Language Immersion. Currently, Jamie serves as an assistant principal at Vista Heights Middle School. Jamie’s appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

Kori Thomas

Kori Thomas
Assistant Principal, American Fork High School

Congratulations to Kori Thomas on her new assignment as an assistant principal at American Fork High School. Currently, Kori serves as an assistant principal at Pleasant Grove High School. Kori’s new appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

Kenyon Christen
Assistant Principal, Cedar Valley High School

Congratulations to Kenyon Christen on his new assignment as an assistant principal at Cedar Valley High School. Currently, Kenyon is a TAA at Westlake High School. Kenyon’s new appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

Daren Ward

Daren Ward
Assistant Principal, Cedar Valley High School

Congratulations to Daren Ward on his new assignment as an assistant principal at Cedar Valley High School. Currently, Daren is a TAA at Westlake High School. Daren’s new appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

Tammy Stuart

Tammy Stuart
Assistant Principal, Mountain View High School

Congratulations to Tammy Stuart on her new assignment as an assistant principal at Mountain View High School. Currently, Tammy serves as TAA at Mountain View High School. Tammy’s new appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

Kurt Wollenzien

Kurt Wollenzien
Assistant Principal, Pleasant Grove High School

Congratulations to Kurt Wollenzien on his new assignment as an assistant principal at Pleasant Grove High School. Currently, Kurt is a TAA at Pleasant Grove High School. Kurt’s new appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

Jed Francis

Jed Francis
Assistant Principal, Skyridge High School

Congratulations to Jed Francis on his new assignment as an assistant principal of Skyridge High School. Currently, Jed is a an assistant principal at Oak Canyon Junior High School. Jed’s new appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

Eric Wilkes

Eric Wilkes
Assistant Principal, Polaris High School

Congratulations to Eric Wilkes on his new assignment as an assistant principal at Polaris High School. Currently, Eric is a Special Education Teacher at Willowcreek Middle School. Eric’s new appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

Thomas Paul

Thomas Paul
Assistant Principal, American Fork Junior High School

Congratulations to Thomas Paul on his new assignment as an assistant principal at American Fork Junior High. Currently, Thomas is a an assistant principal at Skyridge High School. Thomas’ new appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

Grant Cottrell

Grant Cotterell
Assistant Principal, Canyon View Junior High School

Congratulations to Grant Cotterell on his new assignment as an assistant principal at Canyon View Junior High. Currently, Grant is a an assistant principal at American Fork Junior. Grant’s new appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

Derek Reynolds

Derek Reynolds
Assistant Principal, Frontier Middle School

Congratulations to Derek Reynolds on his new assignment as an assistant principal at Frontier Middle School. Currently, Derek is an assistant principal at Vista Heights Middle School. Derek’s new appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

Jaime Sadleir-Holley

Jaime Sadleir-Holley
Assistant Principal, Mountain Ridge Junior High School

Congratulations to Jaime Sadleir-Holley on her new assignment as an assistant principal at Mountain Ridge Junior High. Currently, Jaime serves as an assistant principal at Canyon View Junior High. Jaime’s new appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

Theron Murphy

Theron Murphy
Assistant Principal, Oak Canyon Junior High School

Congratulations to Theron Murphy on his new assignment as an assistant principal at Oak Canyon Junior High. Currently, Theron is a Curriculum Director in Education Services. Theron’s new appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

Jami Dawson

Jami Dawson
Assistant Principal, Orem Junior High School

Congratulations to Jami Dawson on his new assignment as an assistant principal at Orem Junior High. Currently, Jami is a an assistant principal at Timberline Middle. Jami’s new appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

Lisa Gallagher

Lisa Gallagher
Assistant Principal, Lake Mountain Middle School

Congratulations to Lisa Gallagher on her new assignment as an assistant principal at Lake Mountain Middle. Currently, Lisa serves as an assistant principal at Mountain Ridge Junior. Lisa’s new appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

Mike Felix

Mike Felix
Assistant Principal, Lake Mountain Middle School

Congratulations to Mike Felix on his new assignment as an assistant principal at Lake Mountain Middle. Currently, Mike serves as an assistant principal at Willowcreek Middle. Mike’s new appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

Deon Leavy

Deon Leavy
Assistant Principal, Timberline Middle School

Congratulations to Deon Leavy on her new assignment as an assistant principal at Timberline Middle. Currently, Deon serves as an assistant principal at Frontier Middle. Deon’s new appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

Shari Taylor

Shari Taylor
Assistant Principal, Vista Heights Middle School

Congratulations to Shari Taylor on her new assignment as an assistant principal at Vista Heights Middle. Currently, Shari serves as Director of the Gifted and Talented/Dual Language Immersion in Education Services. Shari’s new appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

Zack Nelson

Zack Nelson
Assistant Principal, Willowcreek Middle School

Congratulations to Zack Nelson on his new assignment as an assistant principal at Willowcreek Middle. Currently, Zack serves as an assistant principal at Frontier Middle. Zack’s new appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

Keith Conley

Keith Conley
Principal, Hidden Hollow Elementary School

Congratulations to Keith Conley on his new assignment as principal of Hidden Hollow Elementary. Currently, Keith serves as principal of Geneva Elementary. Keith’s new appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

Brad Davies

Brad Davies
Assistant Principal, Mount Mahogany Elementary School

Congratulations to Brad Davies on his new assignment as assistant principal at Mount Mahogany Elementary. Currently, Brad serves as principal of Hidden Hollow Elementary. Brad’s new appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

John Shelton

John Shelton
Principal, Geneva Elementary School

Congratulations to John Shelton on his new assignment as principal of Geneva Elementary. Currently, John serves as principal of Westmore Elementary. John’s new appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

Rachelle Spencer

Rachelle Spencer
Principal, Westmore Elementary School

Congratulations to Rachelle Spencer on her new assignment as principal of Westmore Elementary. Currently, Rachelle serves as Director of Curriculum-Elementary. Rachelle’s new appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

William Shumaker

William Shumaker
Principal, Eaglecrest Elementary School

Congratulations to William Shumaker on his new assignment as principal of Eaglecrest Elementary. Currently, William serves as assistant principal of Freedom Elementary. William’s new appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

Alex Chappell

Alex Chappell
Assistant Principal, Shelley Elementary School

Congratulations to Alex Chappell on his new assignment as assistant principal at Shelley Elementary. Currently, Alex serves as assistant principal at Cedar Ridge Elementary. Alex’s new appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

John LaBare

John LaBare
Principal, Northridge Elementary School

Congratulations to John LaBare on his new assignment as principal at Northridge Elementary. Currently, John serves as assistant principal at Skyridge High School. John’s new appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

Matthew Goebel

Matthew Goebel
Principal, Shelley Elementary School

Congratulations to Matthew Goebel on his new assignment as principal at Shelley Elementary. Currently, Matthew serves as principal at Neil Armstrong Academy in Granite School District. Matthew’s new appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

Announced February 13, 2019

Brian Jolley

Brian Jolley
Curriculum Director

Congratulations to Brian Jolley on his new assignment as Curriculum Director in Education Services. Currently, Brian serves as the principal of Orem Junior High School. Brian’s appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

Julie Price

Julie Price
Principal, East Shore

Congratulations to Julie Price on her new assignment of principal of East Shore. Currently, Julie serves as a Special Education Director. Julie’s appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

Chip Koop

Dr. Chip Koop
Director, Focus Center

Congratulations to Dr. Chip Koop on his new assignment as director of the Focus Center. Currently, Chip serves as the Director of Student Services. Chip’s appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

Belinda Talonia

Belinda Talonia
Principal, Orem Junior High

Congratulations to Belinda Talonia on her new assignment as principal of Orem Junior High School. Currently, Belinda serves as an assistant principal at Mountain View High School. Belinda’s appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

Kirk Johnson

Kirk Johnson
Principal, American Fork Jr. High

Congratulations to Kirk Johnson on his new assignment as principal of American Fork Junior High School. Currently, Kirk serves as the principal of the Focus Center. Kirk’s appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

John Labare

John LaBare
Elementary Principal, TBA

Congratulations to John LaBare on his new assignment as elementary principal. His assignment will be announced at a later date. Currently, John serves as an assistant principal at Skyridge High. John’s appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

Kristie Wheeler

Kristie Wheeler
Assistant Principal, Centennial Elementary

Congratulations to Kristie Wheeler on her new assignment as assistant principal, Scera Park/Hillcrest elementary school. Currently, Kristie serves as a TSA in education services. Kristie’s appointment begins immediately.

Mike Ericksen

Mike Ericksen
Principal, Mountain View High

Congratulations to Mike Ericksen on his new assignment as principal of Mountain View High School. Currently, Mike serves as the principal at Shelley Elementary. Mike’s appointment will begin July 1, 2019.

Shelley Schroeder

Shelley Schroeder
Principal Centennial Elementary

Shelley Schroeder has been appointed principal of the new Orem elementary school serving the Scera Park/Hillcrest areas effective February 4, 2019.

Jory Schmidt

Jory Schmidt
Principal Snow Springs Elementary

Jory Schmidt has been appointed principal of Snow Springs Elementary in Lehi effective February 4, 2019

Lori Bellitti

Lori Bellitti
Principal Cedar Valley Elementary

Lori Bellitti has been appointed principal of Cedar Valley Elementary effective February 4, 2019.

Zach Eadar

Zach Eagar
Principal New Elementary northwest Lehi

Zach Eagar has been appointed principal of the new Elementary in northwest Lehi effective February 4, 2019.

District Office Supervisors

David Smith

David Smith
Secondary Supervisor

David Smith has been appointed as the new Supervisor of Secondary Schools effective July 1, 2019.

Jeff Schoonover

Jeff Schoonover
Secondary Supervisor

Jeff Schoonover has been appointed as the new Supervisor of Secondary Schools effective July 1, 2019

District Office Assistant Superintendents

Shane Farnsworth

Dr. Shane Farnsworth
Assistant Superintendent of District Operations

Dr. Shane Farnsworth has been appointed as the new Assistant Superintendent of District Operations effective July 1, 2019.

Rhonda Bromley

Rhonda Bromley
Assistant Superintendent of Secondary Schools

Rhonda Bromley has been appointed as the new Assistant Superintendent of Secondary Schools effective July 1, 2019