An attorney for the State Office of Education's school law and legislation department has been named as attorney for the Davis School District.

Michelle Beus will replace David Doty, who will take employment at the Salt Lake law firm Kirton & McConkie. Doty will serve at the school district post until September while working on a dissertation for a doctorate degree.Beus is a former elementary schoolteacher in the Davis district. She served as an intern at the U.S. Department of the Interior and worked for the Weber County Attorney's Office. She also is employed at a Layton law firm.