School Board Meeting - Weds. June 21, 2023 5:30pm

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At their April 19, 2023 meeting, the Rumney School Board unanimously appointed Jessica Makris Welch the next principal of Russell Elementary School.  Welch lives in Center Harbor with her husband, who is a 5th grade teacher, and her two children.  In her spare time, she enjoys gardening, reading, playing music and spending time with her family.


Welch is very excited to join the staff at Russell Elementary School and to meet all of the students and families.  Welch began her career as a music teacher in Manchester, New Hampshire before joining the Winnisquam School District as the Principal in 2018. 


Jessica Makris Welch will be replacing Principal Jonann Torsey, who will be retiring at the end of the school year.  Welch will officially assume her role on July 1, 2023.