Lakewood Local Schools Hires Bryan Karling as New Transportation Director
Lakewood Local Schools has hired Bryan Karling as its Transportation Director. Mr. Karling was previously Director of Special Services for West Muskingum Local School District since 2014, where he oversaw Transportation, Food Services, Building & Maintenance, and School Safety. Prior to that, he also worked for Zanesville City Schools for nearly 20 years as their Technology Coordinator, then Transportation Supervisor.
“I’m very excited to join the Lakewood District,” said Mr. Karling. “I have spent more than 30 years in various service positions for school districts, and am looking forward to bringing my experience to this community.”
Lakewood selected Mr. Karling from several applicants for the position, as his resume and interviews put him at the top of the list for hiring.
"We are pleased to welcome Bryan to our District,” said Lakewood Superintendent Mark Gleichauf. “His experience and tenure in education services will be a great asset to our community.”
Mr. Karling earned his associate's degree in electronic engineering from Muskingum Area Technical College (now Zane State College).