CORTLANDT, N.Y. -- Keith Yi took over as the new principal at Walter Panas High School in Cortlandt at the beginning of January.
Yi has been interacting with students, staff and community since his arrival on Jan. 5. Yi previously served as assistant principal at Panas before moving to Dobbs Ferry School District as high school principal.
Yi also served as head of a South Korean school. He replaces previous principal Susan Strauss, who retired.
Philip Kavanagh, district director of guidance, served as Interim principal at the school until Yi's arrival while also continuing to oversee the Guidance Department.
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