The board of School District 73 announced on Tuesday that it has appointed Karl deBruijn at its new superintendent.
DeBruijn will take the place of Terry Sullivan, who is due to retire on July 31.
The new superintendent is a longterm employee of the school district and has been assistant superintendent for the past 11 years.
According to a media release from the school district, he brings a wealth of knowledge, experience and insight to the position. The school board looks forward to his stability, leadership and direction and his continued dedication to the school district, the community of Kamloops and the rural communities it serves.