The Steilacoom School Board named Kathi Weight interim superintendent for the 2013-14 school year. She has worked the past three years as executive director for student achievement and human resources for the district and previously was a principal in North Thurston Public Schools.
Weight received a bachelor’s degree from Washington State University, a master’s degree from City University and administrative credentials from Seattle Pacific University. Her contract will begin July 1. She replaces Bill Fritz, who has accepted a job as assistant superintendent for the Indian River County School District in Florida. Fritz took the Steilacoom post in the 2010-11 school year.