At its Jan. 12 business meeting, the Board of Education approved the following administrative appointments:
- Shiho C. Shibasaki, Assistant Director, Department of Facilities Management, Office of District Operations, Office of the Chief Operating Officer
- Shafeena Yunus, Assistant Director, Department of Employee and Retiree Services, Office of Finance, Office of the Chief Operating Officer
- Stephanie R. Dinga, Principal, Clarksburg Elementary School #9
Auda J. Cottrell, teacher at Silver Spring International Middle School, died on Nov. 7, 2022. She was 43 years old and had been with MCPS for more than 15 years.
Silvia F. Cruces, special programs paraeducator at Eastern Middle School, died on Dec. 30, 2022. She was 60 years old and had been with MCPS for four months.