Last night the Board of Education unanimously approved the appointment of Mr. Adam F. VanDerStuyf to the position of Director of Pupil Personnel Services for the North Salem Schools.

 

Mr. VanDerStuyf comes to us from Putnam/Northern Westchester BOCES where he serves as the Director of Special Education, Guidance and Child Study Center. 

 

Mr. VanDerStuyf began his career in pharmaceutical manufacturing as an engineer/supervisor at Merck and Company. In 2002 Mr. VanDerStuyf made a career change to education and completed his Masters of Science in Exceptionalities at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania.  He taught at CS214 in the New York City Schools before coming to BOCES, where he has served the needs of the 18 component districts in a progression of special education leadership roles. 

 

Mr. VanDerStuyf completed a second Masters in Educational Leadership from Bank Street College in New York.

 

He will start with us on April 6th