Pascal Stricher, the principal of the Toronto French School, has been named the inaugural principal of the Santa Rosa French American Charter School, according to Santa Rosa City Schools officials. Stricher will assume the job July 1.

Stricher has also been School Director for the Lycee International de Los Angeles, a campus recognized by the French Ministry of Education, the Western Association of Schools and Colleges and the International Baccalaureate Organization. Sticher has also taught in France, Lebanon, Pakistan and Angola in his 30-year career.

Stricher’s salary will be $94,256. Medical and vision benefits are paid from that amount, according to district officials.