The Tustin Unified School District has appointed Louise Saladino principal of Robert P. Heideman Elementary School. She will begin July 1.
Saladino will replace Pat James, who was recently named assistant principal at Columbus Tustin Middle School.
Saladino has been in public education for 19 years. She is currently the principal of Jordan Elementary School in the Orange Unified School District. She had been a principal at two other Orange Unified elementary schools--Silverado and Esplanade.