Remember last year when the process for choosing who would sit at the head of the School Board was questioned?
Well it's that time of year again and as far as I know, nothing about the process for choosing has changed. 1470 WMBD is reporting that current board vice-president Chris Crawford and board member Martha Ross will likely be nominated for board president. Ross has been on the School Board for
Last year it was Ross vs. Linda Butler, with Butler winning the seat. Board member M. Lynne Costic voted with Ross. Voting for Butler, in addition to herself, were Debbie Wolfmeyer, Chris Crawford and new board member Rick Cloyd, who was sworn in that day. Laura Petelle was absent.
Currently, the only qualification to be president is to sit on the board for at least one year. A past policy required a board member to be vice president before becoming president. Source
Dist. 150 school board expected to elect new president
The Peoria District 150 school board apparently will be under new leadership the next fiscal year.
Sources tell 1470 WMBD current board vice-president Chris Crawford and board member Martha Ross will likely be nominated for board president when the panel holds its annual reorganization meeting Monday.
Current board president Linda Butler will not seek another one-year term as president.
Board member Rick Cloyd will likely be the lone nominee to replace Crawford as vice-president.
Board members could make other nominations during the meeting which starts at Noon Monday at the District 150 administration building. Source