(3-30-23) Last night at a special St. Henry Schools Board of Education meeting, St Henry Elementary School Principal Adam Puthoff was named the next Superintendent. Puthoff was given a three year contract and will start his new position on August 1st after current Superintendent Julie Garke retires.

Puthoff graduated from St Henry and attended Wright State University in Dayton. Puthoff has been St Henry’s Elementary School Principal for the past 8 years.

Puthoff is the second new superintendent to be named in Mercer County this week, on Monday night Ft. Recovery hired high school principal Tony Stahl to take over control of the system. Both school districts decided to hire first time superintendents from within their district.