Cost effective programs based on
goals - it is not my money, it is yours.
Spending should be focused on student academic success while optimizing the use of available resources.
I advocated for SASD's participation in the Common Cents state cost saving program. It was defeated. 2 times
I continually urge the board to act in spending and policy to reduce energy usage.
I proposed an employee driven cost control program to the Budget & Finance Committee 12/06
Act 1 tax shift information - ACT
1 Tax Commission Application and Information
Accountability - this
begins with me
Board Representative on Professional Growth Committee 5/07 & 08. Sixteen plans approved for partial or full funding with a focus on student achievement, academic standards and the Strategic Plan goals.
Serving on the District Strategic Planning Committee 11/06 and forward
Volunteered to Chair the Dual Enrollment Committee - Grants received for 2006-2007, 2007-2008, 2008-2009
Participated in development of new Wellness Policy
Spending at least 5
hrs per week on preparation for board service
Attending events to support students: Seals Den opening, MS holiday concert 05, HS fall play 11/06, HS Holiday concert 12/06, HS Guest artist Concert 07, MS Career Day 07, HS Musical 5/07, MS Instrumental Concert 07, MS Gifted education event 08, HS Graduation 2007, 2008. HS plays.
Schools of Excellence in Technology 2006 Showcase
conference 9am - 2pm - Carlisle Area School District (at
my own expense) 5/17/06
Transparency in government
January 16th , 2007 - 4 pm - EI Associates will make a further presentation regarding the Elementary Building project. MS A103
Nov 20, 2006 - 7:30 pm - Regular meeting - EI Associates will make a presentation regarding the Elementary Building project.
Compliance and cooperation
I voted to approve SASD repairs to Weiser Run. 2006
I voted to approve installation of the required sidewalk
for student safety 2006
I applaud the Selinsgrove
Borough Council's lowering of the speed limits on Broad St. and
I supported joining the Heartland Athletic League
I supported the Common Cents Program which was rejected by the Board.
I supported the VOTech Building project which was defeated.
I proposed making the delinquent ADA repairs and modifications at the High School as a part of the renovations. defeated.
Public Service - Register to vote - Letter to the Editor
Campaign spending disclosure
What do you think?