By the OCDE Newsroom
At its regular meeting on Wednesday, the Orange County Board of Education welcomed its newest member and voted to elect officers for the 2016-17 school year.
Beckie Gomez, a Tustin city councilwoman and Cypress College administrator who secured a victory in the June 7 election, was sworn in at the start of the session along with board incumbents Ken Williams and Jack Bedell. Moments later, Linda Lindholm, who joined the board in 2014, was selected to serve a one-year term as president, and Trustee Bedell was named vice president. Continue reading