North Carolina School Boards Association Chooses New Officers
The North Carolina School Boards Association (NCSBA) elected new officers and seven new members to the governing Board of Directors during the delegate meeting of the 2022 Annual Conference for Board Member Development. NCSBA’s new president is Darrell Pennell from Caldwell County; president-elect is Jennifer Thompson, Cherokee Central School; vice president is Margaret Bradsher, Person County; and treasurer is Mac Hodges, Beaufort County. Officers will serve a one-year term.
Members elected to serve a first two-year term on the Association’s Board of Directors are Leisa Batts, Greene County; Wendi Craven, Burke County; Terry English, McDowell County; Deanna Kaplan, Winston-Salem/Forsyth County; Rick Singletary, Scotland County; Jeff Tatham, Cherokee County; and Mike Williams, Roanoke Rapids Graded Schools.
The Board of Directors establishes the mission and goals for the Association and ensures that NCSBA activities and programs remain focused on these goals. In addition, the officers and directors are the personal communications link between their regions and the Association.