Mrs. Lisa Newland has accepted the position to become the next Bookkeeper for the Van-Far R-I School District beginning in July, 2014.
Mrs. Newland has an extensive background in Accounting and Finance.
A graduate of Van-Far High School and a resident of Vandalia, Mrs. Newland is filling a vacancy of Mrs. Crystal Sparks who will retire from the district effective September 1, 2014.
“We are pleased to welcome Mrs. Newland to the Van-Far R-I School District. Our District has had an exemplary record of clean yearly audits and an appreciation of making the very most out of our resources. We had a deep pool of candidates and we are pleased that there will be a period of time for collaboration between Mrs. Sparks and Mrs. Newland this summer. Mrs. Newland has all the professional qualities necessary to help us to continue our successes in this important position. We are pleased to welcome her to our staff.” said Van-Far Superintendent Stephen Hunter.