PRESS RELEASE – November 29, 2016

November 16, 2016 – This afternoon, at the opening session of the Virginia School Boards Association (VSBA) Annual Convention in Williamsburg, VA, four school board members from across Virginia were awarded VSBA Regional School Board Member of the Year awards in recognition of their boardsmanship qualities and active involvement in promoting student achievement. This is the 15th year that awards have been presented.

RegionAward Recipient
CentralCamilla Washington (Fluvanna County School Board)
NortheasternScott Albrecht (Manassas City School Board)
SouthwestRaymond Kohl (Galax City School Board)
ValleyKaren Whetzel (Shenandoah County School Board)

“It is a pleasure to recognize these school board members from across the state for their dedication and the outstanding work that they do on behalf of public education in Virginia,” said VSBA President William “Bill” Kidd.This year’s awards were sponsored by SSC Services.

About the Virginia School Boards Association

The Virginia School Boards Association, a voluntary, nonpartisan organization of Virginia school boards, promotes excellence in public education through leadership, advocacy and services. The Association offers conferences, information, training, and counseling designed to meet the needs of the Commonwealth’s educational leaders.

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