CONCORD -- The Mt. Diablo school board on Wednesday made a dozen appointments and approved its state-required accountability plan and budget, and funding for school resource officers in Concord.
The board appointed Rianne Pfaltzgraff as principal of Concord High, Jonathan Roselin as principal of Riverview Middle School, Lorie O'Brien as director of school support and accountability, Lisa Murphy Oates as administrator of equity and disproportionality, Maria Kuvetakis as an occupational therapist, Rob Greathouse as interim manager of building and grounds, and John Clark as director of facilities, operations and resource conservation.
In addition, trustees appointed Chris Holleran, Bill Morones, Christine Richardson, Marie Schirmer and Julianna Sikes as school support administrators.
The board also approved an accountability plan and $219.6 million budget that includes more professional development, funding for high school sports and fifth-grade instrumental music, improved parent outreach and campus supervision, and extra support for low-income students, English learners and foster youths. Trustees also agreed to spend $240,000 to jointly fund school resource officers at high schools in Concord, with the city paying an equal amount.