JUNEAU - Dr. Jim Kuhlmann, of Oregon, will serve as the interim principal at Juneau-Douglas High School starting this fall.
Kuhlmann replaces Bernie Sorenson, who announced her retirement in May.
Kuhlmann will serve in the position for one year. His most recent administrative positions were in the North Clackamas School District in Milwaukie, Ore. He is a consultant and team leader for the Northwest Association of Accredited Schools.
With 30 years of experience in education, much of Kuhlmann's time has been spent in high schools as a teacher, assistant principal and principal, according to a Juneau School District announcement.
A permanent principal will be selected in the spring.