Recker continues as Palmerton School Board president
TERRY AHNER/TIMES NEWS Palmerton Area School Board held its reorganizational meeting on Tuesday. Pictured are school directors, front from left, Darlene Yeakel; Susan Debski; Tammy Recker, president; Josann Harry; and Sherry Haas; and back row, Barry Scherer, Charles Gildner, Joshua Smale and Clarence Myers, vice president.
The direction of Palmerton Area School Board will remain status quo next year.
On a unanimous vote, the board at its reorganizational meeting on Tuesday reappointed Tammy Recker as president, and Clarence Myers as vice president.
Also as part of its reorganization, the board:
• Appointed Darlene Yeakel as Pennsylvania School Board Association Liaison for a one-year term.
• Appointed Thomas Schmidt as a Carbon Career & Technical Institute Authority member for a five-year term.
• Appointed Joshua Smale to the Carbon Career & Technical Institute alternate representative to the Joint Operation Committee for a one-year term.
• Approved the 2014 calendars of regular monthly meetings and committee workshop meetings
As per the 2014 calendar, the regular board meetings will be held at 6:30 p.m. on the third Tuesday of each month, with the following exceptions: Tuesday, Dec. 2, (reorganization meeting), and Tuesday, Dec. 9.
The committee workshop will continue to be held at 6:30 p.m. on the first Tuesday of each month, with the exception of July and December, when no workshops will be held.