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School Board President Role and Responsibilities

By Ann Macfarlane / April 2, 2019 /
A group of men and women sit at a long table under a sign reading "Alpine School District." They are engaged in a discussion.

This list of school board president role and responsibilities was presented by former Board President John Burton and Superintendent Sam Jarman of the Alpine School District at a workshop organized by the Utah School Boards Association.

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Governance geeks will love fabulous blog by Sarah Merkle

By Ann Macfarlane / April 10, 2018 / Comments Off on Governance geeks will love fabulous blog by Sarah Merkle
A woman with blonde hair, wearing a black top and smiling, stands in front of a blurred outdoor background with buildings, possibly waiting to provide a public comment.

Updated November 20, 2022 On the first evening of my exciting trip to Alaska in 2018, Lon Garrison and Timi Tullis treated me to dinner. We spent the entire evening in energetic discussion of Robert’s Rules and meeting management. Lon’s wife shook her head when he got home and said, “You should call yourselves the…

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