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The Honolulu Advertiser
Updated at 11:04 a.m., Wednesday, January 7, 2009

Haleakalä National Park gets new superintendent

Advertiser Staff

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Sarah Creachbaum

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HALEAKALA NATIONAL PARK, Maui — Sarah Creachbaum, a 15-year veteran of the National Park Service, has been named superintendent of Haleakala National Park.

She will replace Marilyn Parris, who is retiring Jan. 31.

Creachbaum will move to Maui from Guam, where she is superintendent of War in the Pacific National Historical Park. She also oversees the American Memorial Park on Saipan.

Prior postings include Yellowstone, Grand Teton, Saguaro and Grand Canyon national parks.