Pam Bertke will be the new principal at Reynoldsburg's Herbert Mills Elementary School beginning this fall.

Pam Bertke will be the new principal at Herbert Mills Elementary School beginning this fall.

Bertke replaces former principal Jana Alig, who is the district's new director of elementary education.

She will be paid an annual base salary of $78,898 plus $17,000 in benefits, including insurance. Her previous salary was $71,858 per year.

Bertke, 36, has spent the past eight years in the in the Reynoldsburg school district, six as a fifth- and sixth-grade teacher at Hannah Ashton and Waggoner Road middle schools, one year as dean of students at Waggoner Road Middle School and this past year as an administrative intern at Herbert Mills Elementary.

For more on this story, see the July 28 edition of ThisWeek Reynoldsburg.