School Board elects leaders and sets meeting dates

Last night during its first meeting of 2014, the Chesterfield County School Board elected a chair and vice chair and scheduled meetings for the rest of the year.

Dianne Smith, who represents the Clover Hill District, will serve as chair for 2014. Carrie Coyner, who represents the Bermuda District, will serve as vice chair. The other School Board members are David Wyman (Dale District), Dr. James Schroeder (Midlothian District) and Thomas Doland (Matoaca District).

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School Board Chair Dianne Smith

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School Board Vice Chair Carrie Coyner

Here are meeting dates for the coming year:

On these Tuesdays, the Chesterfield County School Board will hold a work session at 4 p.m. in the boardroom of the School Administration Building (9900 Krause Road) then hold a business meeting at 6:30 p.m. in the public meeting room (10001 Iron Bridge Road): Jan. 28, Feb. 11, Feb. 25, March 11, March 25, April 8, April 22, May 13 (at the Fulghum Center, 4003 Cogbill Road), May 27, June 24, Aug. 12, Aug. 26, Sept. 9, Sept. 23, Oct. 14, Nov. 12 (this is a Wednesday) and Dec. 9.

The School Board will meet for quarterly work sessions in the boardroom of the School Administration Building (9900 Krause Road) starting at 10 a.m. on
March 27 (this is a Thursday), May 30, Sept. 26 and Dec. 12.

Additional meetings for the coming year include a retreat 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Jan. 24 in the Castleberry Room of the Highlands (8136 Highland Glen Drive), budget
work sessions at 6 p.m. Feb. 4 and Feb. 18 in the boardroom of the School Administration Building (9900 Krause Road) and a discussion session with Model County Government students at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 28 at the Fulghum Center (4003 Cogbill Road).