Lisa Detig, currently an elementary assistant principal in the Republic School District, was named a Lee’s Summit R-7 elementary assistant principal at the May 16 Board of Education meeting.
Detig will work at both Prairie View Elementary and Richardson Elementary schools beginning with the 2013-14 school year. She replaces Stacy James, who was recently named principal for Woodland Elementary.
An educator for 15 years, Detig has worked as an assistant principal in Republic for three years, previously working as an elementary teacher in Branson and in Pleasant Hope, Mo.
She earned her bachelor’s degree in elementary education from Southwest Baptist University, her master’s degree in education (lead teacher program) from Southwest Baptist University and her master’s in educational administration from Lindenwood University.