During the Feb. 16 Board of Education meeting, the School Board approved the hiring of Ms. Deborah Ketring as the district's Chief Information Officer for the 2017-2018 school year.
Ms. Ketring has 19 years of experience in Rockwood technology systems and is currently serving as the Director of Technical Support Services. During her service, she established security standards and managed the daily operations of all technology and support services.
Ms. Ketring became one of seven Certified Education Technology Leaders in Missouri after completing the Consortium of School Networking's international exam. She earned a bachelor's degree from Ohio State University and a master's degree in Information Technology Management from Western Governor's University.
She replaces Will Blaylock who recently announced his retirement from the Rockwood School District at the end of the 2016-2017 school year.