De la Howe votes in new chairwoman, v. chairwoman
Saturday, February 22, 2014 12:00 AM
In a special-called meeting Friday morning, the remaining members of the John de la Howe School board of trustees voted on a new board chairman and vice-chairman.
Present board members Barbara Devinney, Felicia Preston and Donna Wesby voted unanimously to institute Devinney as board chairwoman and Wesby as vice chairwoman until June. At such time, the board will revisit the board officers.
Preston will remain on as secretary.
Board member Ted McGee was privy to executive session through a telephone call, but did not take part in the voting during open session.
Former board chairwoman Jan Duncan and vice chairwoman Rosalind Neal handed in their resignations earlier this week. Duncan was a member of the board for 11 years, while Neal was on the board for nine.
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