By Lorna Sheridan
Education Editor, Sonoma Index-Tribune
Cardinal Newman High School (now co-ed with the all-girls school Ursuline folded in) recently announced Laura Held as its new head of school.
Held has spent the past 35 years in the educational community at the elementary and secondary level in the Bay Area. Most recently, she served as the assistant superintendent for Faith Formation and Religious Education for the Archdiocese of San Francisco.
She has a master’s degree from CSU East Bay and a BA from Holy Names University. She starts May 1.