Dan Duling, principal at Robert V. Haderlein Elementary School in Girard, will be the next director of the Interlocal 637 Board of Education.

Dan Duling, principal at Robert V. Haderlein Elementary School in Girard, will be the next director of the Interlocal 637 Board of Education.

Bill Perry, current Interlocal director, will retire at the end of the school year.

Interlocal 637 supports the work of 13 southeast Kansas school districts in the serving of students with special needs.

Duling and Perry have scheduled an interview with The Morning Sun for early next week. A full report about the organization and its transition to a new director will follow.