School Board Election Update

School Board Election Update

At the December 9, 2019 School Board meeting, a new Board member was sworn in and two re-elected directors took the Oath of Office.

Chuck Whitfield was sworn in after being elected to the Board as Director of District 2 in November. Whitfield is a third-generation School Board Director following in the footsteps of his father and grandfather. Whitfield firmly believes it is the duty of a citizen to serve in the community where they live and is excited to be given this opportunity and responsibility.

Director Shawn Anderson, was re-elected to serve as District 1 Director, and Jerry Martin as District 5 Director. Both re-elected directors also took the Oath of Office at the meeting. Anderson will serve on the Board for two years and Martin for four years.

The Board also conducted the annual nominations for positions within the Board on Monday. Director Langston was re-elected as President, Director Chessman will serve as Vice President and WSSDA Legislative Rep, Director Martin was elected as President Pro-Tem and Instructional Materials Committee Representative, and Director Anderson will continue to serve as the WIAA representative.