The Palatine Elementary School Dist. 15 Board of Education appointed Matthew J. Barbini to be the district's new deputy superintendent of schools during its Feb. 12 meeting.
Barbini currently serves as assistant superintendent of student services in North Shore School Dist. 112. He has held that position since July 2007.
In all, Barbini brings to Dist. 15 a total of 16 years of experience in education.