Changes in leadership have taken place at the Ministry of Education during January.
Lyneth Monteith, who has been serving as director of the Department of Education Services – first as acting chief in March 2015 before being officially appointed in February 2017 – is now the acting deputy chief officer for the Compulsory and Early Childhood Education Portfolio of the Ministry of Education. She took the post on Jan. 7.
The new appointment continues Ms. Monteith’s 37-year career with government education, beginning as a classroom teacher.
Tammy Hopkins, senior school improvement officer for Cayman Brac and Little Cayman, has been named as acting director of the Department of Education Services.