PENDLETON -- A former Richland School District administrator has been hired as Umatilla-Morrow Education Service District's new director of alternative education.
Doug Gall starts in August, according to a news release. He replaces Scott Lathrop, who resigned in June.
Gall has taught fourth grade in Umatilla since 2008, the release said. Before that, he was executive director of teaching and learning in Richland.
He has worked in education for more than 30 years. He has a master's degree in education from the University of Puget Sound and a master's of education degree in school administration from Western Washington University, the release said. He also has post graduate credentials from City University and Central Washington University, the release said. His duties will include overseeing the education service district's alternative education program.