Lufkin ISD has announced six new district leaders for the upcoming school year.

Kim Kassaw was announced as the new executive director of special programs. Kassaw began working for Lufkin ISD in 2003 as a content mastery teacher at Lufkin Middle School. Kassaw also has worked as a lead diagnostician, a special education coordinator and a special services director.

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