People Watch: New Mexico district hires Lisa Comer Hamilton

By: | July 24, 2019
Lisa Comer Hamilton will lead Peñasco Independent School District in New Mexico following 12 years of service at the state’s public education department.Lisa Comer Hamilton will lead Peñasco Independent School District in New Mexico following 12 years of service at the state’s public education department.

Lisa Comer Hamilton is the new superintendent of Peñasco Independent School District in New Mexico. She replaces Marvin MacAuley, who will be leading the state’s Mora school district as superintendent. Hamilton has served for the past 12 years as data analysis chief and education administrator with the New Mexico Public Education Department. Read more.

In other people news:

The Greater Latrobe School District in Pennsylvania has promoted Assistant Superintendent Georgia Teppert to the top administrative post. She succeeds Judith Swigart, who is retiring after nearly 11 years as superintendent. Read more.

Tim Winter is the new superintendent of South Kitsap School District in Washington state. He succeeds Karst Brandsma, who retired at the end of the school year. Winter has led the Clarkston School District, also in the state, since 2014. Read more.