“It is our hope that the members of our community will learn a little bit more about each of our five members, why they decided to join the board and what their hopes are for the district,” said Lakota Spokeswoman Betsy Fuller.
Lakota Board of Education President Brad Lovell said the social distancing restrictions forced by the coronavirus, which has limited the public attendance of twice-monthly school board meetings, helped prompt the creation of the videos.
“When Betsy’s team approached us about doing a new series to help the community get to know their board better it was a no brainer. In fact, since we are engaging less (face to face) with our community due to the pandemic, I am thrilled our communications team has created this unique way to help build relationship with our community,” he said.
View the first two videos below.