Next year is an election year, but as Stark resigned before the New Year, finding a replacement is mandatory.
Applicants aren’t required to live in the District of Hudson’s Hope, but must be a Canadian citizen and have been a B.C. resident for at least six months, as well as 18 years of age or older.
Anyone interested in the position can pick up information on how to make a nomination at the School District 60 board office. Nominations will be accepted by the School District until 4 p.m. on Friday, December 27.
The Board of Trustees held its election of board officers last night with its remaining members. Jaret Thompson will stay on as Chair and Ida Campbell as Vice-Chair. Linda Nielsen will represent the school district as Provincial Councillor and Heather Hannaford as her alternate. Darrell Pasichnyk will be the B.C. Public School Employers’ Association representative, with Ida Campbell as an alternate.