January is School Board Recognition Month and an opportunity for local schools and communities to honor Oklahoma’s more than 2,700 elected school board members for their dedication to children and schools.
“Providing our community’s children with a solid education is the most important investment we can make”, said Dr. Elaine Stith, Metro Tech superintendent. “We’re proud of our District, and School Board Recognition Month is the time to say thank you and celebrate the accomplishments of our elected board members.”
Metro Tech Board of Education members were honored during the regular January board meeting with Metro Tech memorabilia and framed certificates in recognition of their dedication and service to students. Board members include: Mr. Ron Perry, District 1, President; Ms. Patricia Means, District 6, Vice-President; Ms. Elizabeth Richards, District 3, Board Clerk; Ms. Sarah McKinney, District 2; Mr. Matt Latham, District 4; Dr. Linda Ware Toure, District 5; Mr. Jimmy McKinney, District 7; Mr. Donald R. Wright, Board Member Emeritus; and Ms. Elaine Schuster, Board Member Emeritus.