Huron Valley Schools (HVS) has appointed Kristin McMurren as the new White Lake Middle School principal beginning in the 2011-12 school year.
She will be relocating from Huron Valley Lakeland High School, where she has been an assistant principal since 2003.
McMurren began her teaching career in the district as an English teacher at Lakeland in 2002 after teaching high school English in New Orleans and Saginaw from 1993 to 2002. She earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of New Orleans, her master’s degree from Saginaw Valley State University, and her Educational Specialist Degree from Oakland University.
McMurren is acquainted with many of the families at White Lake, which is expected to serve her well during the transition. One of her goals is continue working closely and developing positive relationships with parents and staff.
The district is in the process of finding a qualified replacement for McMurren at Lakeland High School.