CONCORD -- The Mt. Diablo school board on Wednesday appointed several administrators, including Walnut Creek Intermediate Vice Principal Kevin Honey as Principal of Sequoia Middle School in Pleasant Hill.

"Thank you for bailing out of Walnut Creek and coming over here," Board President Cheryl Hansen told Honey, after his appointment. "We truly appreciate getting their leadership."

Trustees also appointed Sue Massey Clover as a special education administrator, Rochelle Hooks as a special education program specialist, Sandra Spaulding as a student services coordinator at Olympic High, and June Lopez as a transportation dispatcher.