Youngstown City Schools bolsters administration staff with new hires

Staff report


Youngstown City Schools CEO Krish Mohip has hired more than a dozen administrators to fill a variety of positions throughout the district.

According to a district statement issued Friday, the principals and other school administrators have been hired for 12-month contracts.

Among the new hires are a principal for Chaney High School; an executive director of the newly formed ninth-grade academy; and principals of the ninth-grade academies at Chaney and East High School.

Taking over as principal of Chaney is Bob Klinar, who formerly worked for Lorain and Kent city schools. Klinar will receive a salary of $111,750.

The executive director of the ninth-grade academy will be East High School assistant principal Rick Gurski. Gurski’s salary will be $107,250.

Roshay Huff and Eboni Williams will be the principals of the ninth-grade academies at East and Chaney, respectively. Both administrators will receive salaries of $101,250.

Christine Sawicki will join the district as the chief of transformation, receiving a salary of $111,750.

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