From three finalists, Brian Meringer has been named the new Principal of Ottoson Middle School. Mr. Meringer is currently the Assistant Headmaster at Dover-Sherborn Middle School. He was take over the reins at Ottoson on July 1.

Meringer is a Massachusetts native and lives in Belmont. He taught social studies and literacy/language arts before moving in to a Housemaster position in Norwood. Meringer says he is ready to take on a leadership position.

Learn more about Principal Meringer in this Arlington Public News coverage of his visit with parents and community members in January.