ROE #12 Welcomes State Superintendent Tony Smith and
State Secretary of Education Beth Purvis
Nine School Board Members from Clay/Crawford/Jasper/Lawrence/Richland Honored
Regional Superintendent of Schools Monte Newlin and Assistant Regional Superintendent Corrie Ray were on hand at Robinson High School on Thursday evening, September 24th, at the Illinois Association of School Boards Wabash Valley Division Fall Meeting as State Superintendent Tony Smith and State Secretary of Education Beth Purvis were the featured keynote speakers. At the meeting, nine members of local school boards from ROE 12 were honored for their accomplishments in achieving various levels of training offered by the IASB in order to improve their skills as board members.
Nancy Berty of Robinson CUSD #2 was honored with a Level I Award. Joe McCoy of Flora CUSD #35 was honored with a Level II Award. Steve Kinkade of Richland County CUSD #1 was recognized with Master Board Member Status. Immediate Past President
Carolyn Brooks of Richland County CUSD #1 and
Dennis Inboden of Robinson CUSD #2 were both honored
with maintaining their Master Status. Leadership Academy
conferred upon Greg Bachelor of Robinson CUSD #2,
Jeffrey Besing of Palestine CUSD #3, Chris Bible of North
Clay CUSD #25, and Chad Hill of Red Hill CUSD #10.
Congratulations to these board members and THANK YOU
to all of our local school board members for the hard work
and dedication they put into the most important of jobs,
Serving the Students and Educational Professionals of
Clay, Crawford, Jasper, Lawrence and Richland Counties, Illinois