Runnels School President L.K. Runnels recently announced new leadership at the school, a news release said.

Elementary principal and guidance counselor Marcia Mackay has been named the new head of school, and junior/senior high principal and guidance counselor Conchetta Foshee is the new assistant head of school.

Mackay and Foshee are 20-year employees of Runnels School.

Mackay has a bachelor’s degree in elementary education from the University of New Orleans and a Master’s of Science degree in counseling and guidance from Loyola University.

Foshee earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology from LSU, with minors in sociology and social work, and a master’s degree from the LSU School of Social Work with an emphasis on clinical counseling/families and children.