At the School Board meeting this evening, the Board voted to approve the appointment of Kristen D. James as the new Director of Communications. For the past twelve years Mrs. James has served as the Public Relations Specialist for the McKeesport Area School District (MASD). Prior to joining MASD, Mrs. James worked for WTAE Television, Kröme Communications, and served as a United States Congressional Intern.
Mrs. James holds a bachelor’s degree in communication from the University of Pittsburgh and a paralegal certificate. Her start date is still to be determined.