GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. -- Daniel Jardine has been named the Gwinnett County School District's new Chief Operations Officer.
Jardine's appointment was announced at the Gwinnett County Board of Education's February meeting.
In his new position, he will oversee construction, building maintenance, risk management and transportation, among other divisions in the district.
Jardine's experience includes facility planning and service work in Cobb and Gwinnett counties. Most recently, he served as senior vice president of Carter and Associates, a commercial real estate firm in Atlanta.
Jardine earned a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from Georgia Tech.
He replaces longtime Gwinnett County School District COO Jim Steele, who retired in November.