Brent L. Milne, principal of Bonneville Elementary, Orem, has been named director of the Utah Principals Academy for a year.

The academy is sponsored by the Utah State Board of Education to develop leadership and professionalism among Utah's public-education principals. In addition, the organization promotes fellowship and the sharing of resources among its members.Milne has been with the Alpine School District for a number of years. He taught fifth grade at Sego Lily Elementary in Lehi and worked in administration at Windsor Elementary in Orem for five years before his present assignment at Bonneville. Milne holds a bachelor's degree in elementary education and a master's degree in education administration from Brigham Young University.

Milne, his wife, Myrna, and their six children live in American Fork.