Monthly Archives: November 2011

Happy Thanksgiving

I hope that everyone has a safe and happy Thanksgiving break! As I reflect on the thanksgiving season, I think about what I am thankful for. Below is my list. 1. Family. I am thankfulul for a happy and healthy family. I cannot think of a greater joy in my life than to be a parent and husband. Family is what fuels me to keep going and to work hard to leave behind something better than what I found. 2. Richland 2. I am happy to have the opportunity to serve the Richland 2 family of students, parents, and staff In my role as a trustee. Thank you for giving me this opportunity! 3. Health. There are few things that can impact our lives to the degree that our health can. I am thankful to have my health so that I can continue to impact my family and others in … Continue reading

Richland Two Rezoning: Revised Scenario

As you know by now the board has released a revised plan that incorporates aspects of all three of the original proposed plans and a few other changes.  As a board, we have all worked countless hours to try to find a plan that will work for all students.  Please note this plan is going to be voted on as part of our next board meeting on November 15th. The plan is not final as it stands at this time. The only final plan is the one that the board will vote into existence at the board meeting on the 15th.  Several board members, including myself, are still working to “tweak” the plan to make sure that it is the most equitable plan possible.  These “tweaks” can be expressed in the form of amendments during the voting process. I personally believe that we can improve on the current plan with … Continue reading