The Jackson County Board of Education named a current employee and a former employee to two positions in the central office during a brief called meeting on Thursday morning.
Jamie Hitzges — principal at North Jackson Elementary School — was named assistant superintendent for finance and information services, effective June 1. He will replace Jeff Sanchez, who is retiring on June 30.
The board also named April Howard — former assistant superintendent for teaching and learning for the Jackson County School System — the district’s director of curriculum and accountability, effective June 1. She will replace Kathy Miller, who is retiring from the position on June 30.