New superintendent takes helm at school district
September 1, 2021
Lisa Riggs became superintendent of the Sweet Home School District on Tuesday, Aug. 17, succeeding Tom Yahraes, who resigned earlier this month after a half-decade at the helm.
Riggs brings 25 years of experience to the role.
"First and foremost, I am a teacher," she said. "I look at this role as being a lead learner, and learning together. And there's so much to learn. The history here - so many people within the school system that grew up here appreciate the education they received and want to give back. I want to be a part of that team, and part of the community partnership that I have s...