HILLSBOROUGH, NC 12 DECEMBER 2016- The Board of Education voted to approve Ms. Ambra Wilson as Principal for New Hope Elementary, and Ms Rhonda Rath was approved as the Chief Finance Officer for the district. Prior to last night’s personnel action, Ms. Rath and Ms. Wilson were serving in their respective roles under an interim status.
“It is an honor to continue to serve the students, families, and staff at New Hope,” said Ms. Wilson. “ I am thankful to the Board and Superintendent for supporting and providing this continuity for our school community,” added Ms. Wilson. Before becoming principal at New Hope Elementary, Ms. Wilson was the Assistant Principal at the school.
“I am so thankful that the Board has voted to give me the opportunity to continue to work with the Superintendent in supporting this district, community and all its members in becoming the first choice for families,” said Ms. Rath. As Chief Finance Office for the district, Ms. Rath’s responsibilities include preparing and presenting an annual budget, audits, and ensuring that the payroll is delivered on-time each pay period.
“I am excited to have the opportunity to give back to the district that has given so much to me,” concluded Ms. Rath.