Plainfield North High School social worker Julie Adelmann is the new assistant principal at John F. Kennedy Middle School.
The District 202 Board of Education approved Adelmann’s appointment at its Uag. 19 regular meeting. Adelmann replaces A.J. Hundal in the position. Hundal was named JFK’s principal earlier this month.
Adelmann has served as a counselor with the Catalyst program at PNHS since 2007. Catalyst helps students develop emotional and social learning skills to reduce the chance of additional inappropriate or disruptive misconduct.
She came to District 202 in 2005 as a social worker at Wesmere and Meadow View elementary schools. She started her education career in 2003 as a school social worker in Channahon District 17.
Adelmann has also served in several social work positions in the private and non-profit sectors starting in 1999.