A new Director of Education has been named for District School Board Ontario North East.

Lesleigh Dye will begin her new position as Director and Board Secretary starting August 14th.

Dye’s previous roles include principal, vice-principal, and District Superintendent for the Rainbow District School Board.

She says she is working with this unique district.

Dye is taking over for Linda Knight who will be retiring this year after a 48-year career in Education and 15 years as Director of Education for School Board One.

(Written By: Mackenzie Read)