At its July 21 meeting, the Board of Education named David Newkirk principal at Hunter Elementary, Katherine Faison principal at Carver Elementary, Lisa Cruz principal at Jeffreys Grove Elementary, Lewis Ware principal at Root Elementary and Frank Clark Senior Director of Maintenance and Operations.
Newkirk has been assistant principal at Fuller Elementary since 2005. Prior to that, he was an assistant principal at Fox Road Elementary and an assistant principal intern and teacher at Washington Elementary.
Faison has been assistant principal at Lockhart Elementary since 2004. Prior to that, she was an assistant principal intern at Lockhart Elementary and a teacher at Hodge Road Elementary and Conn Elementary.
Cruz has been assistant principal at Brier Creek Elementary since 2006. Prior to that, she was assistant principal at Lincoln Heights Elementary and a teacher at the Bridges program and Baucom Elementary.
Ware has served as an assistant principal at Vance Elementary since 2007 and was a teacher at Underwood Elementary.
Clark has served as director of WCPSS General Services since 2001. Prior to that, he was a project manager in the WCPSS Construction Management Department, a supervisor in WCPSS Construction and a foreman in the WCPSS Masonry Department.
The board named assistant principals including Paul Walker to Sanderson High, Lisa Reid to Wake Early College of Health and Sciences, Dana Dougherty-Primiano at Rolesville Elementary, Lacey Peckham at Sanderson High, Marla Mondora at Moore Square Middle, Elizabeth MacWilliams at Davis Drive Elementary, Helen Lovett at West Lake Middle, Anne Marie Johnson at Wildwood Forest Elementary, Carl Patrick Grant at Holly Springs Elementary, Gregory Butler at Southeast Raleigh High and James Crook at Sanderson High.