2017 Penta Board of Education
The Penta Career Center Board of Education, during its January 11, 2017 organizational meeting, has re-elected Paul Walker (of Bowling Green), who represents the Bowling Green City School District, as president of the Board. In addition, Mark Schoenlein (of Perrysburg), who represents the Perrysburg School District, was re-elected vice president of the Penta Board.
The Penta Board of Education is comprised of nine members who are chosen to serve through appointment by their respective Boards of Education. The following Penta Board of Education members will continue to serve unexpired terms through December 31, 2017: William Green, who represents the Northwest Ohio Educational Service Center; Kathy Limes, who represents the Wood County Educational Service Center; Mark Schoenlein; and Paul Walker.
The following Board members will begin new terms of office through December 31, 2019: Judith Paredes, who represents the Wood County Educational Service Center; Joseph Rutherford, who represents the Educational Service Center of Lake Erie West; Judith Sander, who represents the North Point Educational Service Center; and Ken Sutter, who represents the Rossford Exempted Village School District.
Robert Righi, who previously served on the Penta Board of Education through appointment by the Maumee Board of Education, did not seek reappointment to the Penta Board of Education when his term expired December 31, 2016. Righi has been replaced on the Penta Board of Education by Diane Balcerzak, current Maumee Board of Education member, who will serve on the Board through December 31, 2019.
Also during the Board’s organizational meeting, members voted to keep the 5:15 p.m. meeting time on the second Wednesday of each month. The meetings are held in the Board of Education meeting room on the Penta campus.