Monday evening was the first meeting of 2020 for the Red River Parish School Board. The new board and officers were sworn in by Superintendent Alison Hughes.
All board members had been re-elected in the fall. They are beginning new, four-year terms. Also at the meeting on Monday, the board elected a new President and Vice President for the year.
Cleve Miller was elected President and Gary Giddens was elected Vice President for the new year. Miller said, “I want to thank my fellow board members for showing confidence in me to do the job for 2020. I also want to thank Mr. Longino for the job he did in 2019. He worked through some difficult times.”
All board members signed their Code of Ethics and Oath of Office statements. Miller assumed the President’s position and presided over the remainder of the meeting.