Updated: May 19, 2014 2:06PM
Jennifer Bajda has been hired as director of special services in Frankfort School District 157C, effective July 1.
She was chosen from more than 60 applicants and six finalists and replaces Carrie Clodi, who was placed on administrative leave with former Supt. Thomas Hurlburt in September. Both resigned in November.
The school board hired Maura Zinni last month as superintendent. She takes over July 1.
Bajda served as a school psychologist and special education teacher in Crete-Monee School District 201U.
She has a master’s degree in educational administration from Purdue University Calumet, a master’s degree in education from Valparaiso University.
Susan DeMar Lafferty