IPS school board members officially voted in the district’s new interim superintendent Tuesday.
Dr. Peggy Hinckley replaces Dr. Eugene White.
She will stay on until a permanent superintendent is hired. Dr. Hinckley has served for Warren Township and LaPorte Community Schools.
She is also an author and was selected the 2012 district five superintendent of the year.
Dr. Hinckley’s contract is for six months but the board can modify the length of the agreement.
Her salary will be $185,000. Her first day is March 4.