New interim AD will also serve as associate principal at Oregon City High School.

PMG PHOTO: MILES VANCE - Oregon City's Paige Thies (center) leaps into the air to celebrate her team's 3-1 win over Westview in the second round of the Class 6A state playoffs on Saturday, Oct. 30, 2021, at Oregon City High School. The Pioneers will have a new athletic director this year in Cyndi Borgmeier.

Oregon City High School has a new athletic director — for now, at least.

Following the resignation of former OCHS athletic director and associate principal Andy Jones, the school announced Tuesday, Aug. 23, that it has hired Cyndi Borgmeier to fill the open positions on an interim basis.

"Oregon City High School is pleased to announce that Cyndi Borgmeier has accepted the position as the Interim Athletic Director/Associate Principal for the 2022-23 school year," the school's athletic department wrote in a Twitter post. "Ms. Borgmeier brings experience as an administrator at all levels in the Oregon City School District."COURTESY PHOTO: OCSD - Cyndi Borgmeier

In the announcement, the school also provided comments from Borgmeier herself, who has held many positions within the school district, including six years with OCHS during which she served as associate principal and athletics supervisor.

"I believe that athletics are an integral part of a rounded school experience," Borgmeier was quoted as saying. "I could not be happier to embark on a new school year in this role!"

The school also noted Borgmeier's "deep connection" to Oregon City, pointing to her status as an alumna of Oregon City High School, as well as being a parent and active member of the community. Borgmeier recently served as principal at Gaffney Lane Elementary School, and she is a member of the OCHS Hall of Fame Committee.

Still, after making the hire on an interim basis, OCHS will continue to look for a permanent replacement for Jones, who resigned effective July 29 to take over as associate principal and athletic director at Silverton High School.

Borgmeier "will serve our students, staff and families well as we continue a search for a permanent athletic director/associate principal," the school wrote.

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