Friday, April 23, 2010
Gerald Zahorchak, Pennsylvania's secretary of education will be stepping down from his post May 7th to become the new superintendent of the Allentown school district. The Johnstown native has served as the education secretary since 2005. Before that he served as the deputy secretary for elementary and secondary education and was the superintendent for the Greater Johnstown School District. Zahorchak will step down as education secretary on May 7th and will assume his new post in the states 4th largest school district on July 1st. Zahorchak will be replacing Karen Angello.