Mansfield ISD Magazine Winter 2019/2020 - Page 8

JANUARY IS SCHOOL BOARD RECOGNITION MONTH The trustees hold board meetings every month to review district information and take necessary action. M ansfield ISD educates more are long, and there are required “I am so very blessed to work with than 35,600 students, and trainings to attend. However, these wonderful individuals every seven devoted volunteers have the MISD’s school board members still day. On behalf of the entire district, I responsibility of making sure those selflessly accept the responsibility. want to express my deep appreciation students receive the best education to the MISD School Board. I also possible while also supporting the This is why every year in January, encourage the community, in January district’s more than 4,500 employees. trustees from across the state are and beyond, to recognize our trustees celebrated for the hard work they for the work they do to make MISD a School board members are elected put in to make good decisions for all great place to live, learn and teach.” officials who are committed to students. These public servants take understanding the community’s the task of preparing a bright future The theme for this year ’s School Board needs, establishing the district’s for every learner very seriously. Recognition Month is “launching the vision and goals, learning the laws next generation.” MISD campuses will and handling the district’s financial “Superintendents should dream, and be participating in various activities resources with the utmost integrity. do dream, about working with a school surrounding the theme and inviting board like the one Mansfield ISD has,” the school board members to celebrate The job of a board trustee is not said Superintendent Dr. with them throughout the month. easy. There is no pay, the hours Kimberley Cantu. KAREN MARCUCCI Board President, Place 5 A Special Thanks to MISD’s Board of Trustees! 8 MANSFIELDTODAY COURTNEY LACKEY WILSON Board Vice President, Place 7 MICHELLE NEWSOM Board Secretary, Place 1 RAUL GONZALEZ Trustee, Place 4 DARRELL SNEED Trustee, Place 6 RANDALL CANEDY Trustee, Place 3 DESIREE THOMAS Trustee, Place 2