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On Wednesday, July 11, 2018, the Floyd County Board of Education announced Karen DeRossett has been selected as the assistant principal at James D. Adams Middle School. DeRossett began her career in Berea and has taught at the middle and high school levels. She has taught biology and earth science at Prestonsburg High School, then serving as guidance counselor for nine years. She was assistant principal at Allen Central High School and most recently served as a Gifted and Talented Coordinator for the district. DeRossett said she is thrilled to be joining the team at Adams Middle School and can’t wait to work with the students.