Westgate Takes New Role as Interim Assistant to the Superintendent
She was named the elementary principal at Benjamin Franklin in 1989 and served there for 10 years before being named the director of humanities at BCSD. In 2005, she retired but returned to the district in 2011 as interim principal at Benjamin Franklin Elementary. She served there until 2013 when the present principal, Suzanne Thomas, was named. Westgate most recently served as the interim principal for East Middle School from Jan. 25 2016 until her replacement Tim Simonds was named.