Former Detroit Lakes Superintendent Doug Froke is the interim superintendent for the 2020-2021 school year at the Renville County West School District in southern Minnesota.

The Renville County West School Board approved his hiring on July 16.

Froke has spent 24 years as a superintendent in Minnesota, having served the Fulda and Windom school districts, and over the past 13 years, the Detroit Lakes School District, according to the Renville County West School District website.

“I’m really excited to be a part of the RCW School District,” Froke said in the website message. “I can see there’s a great deal of pride in the school district and I look forward to working with the communities, school board and staff on making sure we meet the needs of the children.”

Doug and his wife Coleen, have two sons, Conner, 20, and Carson, 17.

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