Ackley named Crandon School Board Chair

Dorothy Kegley

Jeff Ackley Jr. was chosen by the Crandon School Board to serve as the board president, during their organizational meeting Monday, April 23. Newly sworn in Glen Pfeffer will serve as vice chair, Laura Bauknecht will remain as the clerk. Nadine Westimayer holds her position on the Board of Directors. Brian Tupper was also placed on the Board of Directors but resigned from the board later that night following a lengthy closed session. Ackley and Bauknecht will serve on the Finance Committee, which is the board’s only established committee. Mel Flannery, secretary of the school board, was approved to take the board minutes. Westimayer was picked to be the CESA 8 representative. The regular monthly meetings will be the second Monday of the month at 6 p.m. Co-Vantage Credit Union was chosen as the official depository and the Forest Republican was recognized as the official newspaper for printing notices.

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