A Barren County native is taking on a new position with the school district.
Jeff Richey, the principal of Temple Hill Elementary, will become the new Dean of Students for Barren County schools.
Richey is a Barren County High graduate who received an Associates Degree from Lindsey Wilson College.
He also earned his Bachelors and Masters Degrees, as well as a Rank 1 in Administration from Western.
As the Dean of Students, Richey will work with at-risk students in Barren County Middle, Barren County High and The Trojan Academy.
He’ll begin his position on July 1, 2007.