CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Catherine Dusman, the daughter of educators and a product of the Chambersburg Area School District, was named Monday night as the district's new assistant superintendent for elementary services.
"I'll be responsible for the ongoing operations of all the elementary schools and ... integrating students' needs with programs for a successful outcome," Dusman said shortly after being approved unanimously by the board for a four-year term. The district has 17 elementary schools and 3,835 elementary students enrolled for the school year that begins next week, including her daughter, Rachel, who is beginning kindergarten, she said.
Dusman, 41, has been the district's director of human resources since December 2004. Her new position will pay $88,000 this year, she said.