Trustees with the Kenora Catholic District School Board have made their decision. They've chosen Derek Haime as their new director of education.

He has experience in elementary and secondary schools as a principal. He has previously worked in eastern Ontario, as well as the Kitchener-Waterloo area. He's also provided input on curriculum and leadership.

He'll succeed Phyllis Eikre, whose last day on the job will be at the end of January.

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