Norfolk Schools Name Two New Administrators

NORFOLK - Norfolk Public Schools have named two new administrators – one to replace an elementary principal who has been promoted and the second to a new position at Norfolk Senior High. Superintendent Dr. Jami Jo Thompson says John Erwin has been named the Dean of Students at Norfolk Senior High, and Trisha Andreasen will be the new principal at BelAir Elementary. Erwin has been with the district since 1989, serving as a senior high math teacher and coach. He holds master’s degrees in both math and administration. The position of Dean of Students is new at the senior high. Andreasen has been the Norfolk Public Schools reading coach since 2005 and has served as a substitute elementary principal as needed. She has a master’s degree in educational leadership. Andreasen will replace Tim Kwapnioski who was recently named as the district’s director of human resources, public relations and school improvement.