Longtime Los Altos educator Jeffrey Baier was named the new superintendent of the Los Altos School District at a Monday, May 10, school board meeting.
Baier will assume his new position in July, when current superintendent Tim Justus is set to retire. Justus has been superintendent since 2005.
Baier has been the district's assistant superintendent of curriculum and instruction for the past three years. His previous posts include six years as principal of Almond Elementary in Los Altos and 11 years as a teacher and administrator in the Mountain View Whisman School District.