By a unanimous vote, the Souderton Area School Board has chosen the next superintendent of the district. Assistant Superintendent and Director of Pupil Services Frank Gallagher will assume the leadership post on July 8th. He plans to reach out to students, parents and community groups that represent district residents without children attending district schools. Gallagher will earn $168,000 annually in his new position. He replaces Doctor Fred Johnson whose resignation is effective the day before Gallagher starts his new position.