DUSD Announces Candidates for Open Seat on Board of Education
Due to the resignation of Douglas Edwards, Board President, the Duarte Unified School District has a vacancy on its Board of Education as of September 20, 2019. The Governing Board announced the process to fill the vacancy by a provisional appointment. This appointee will hold office until the next regular election in 2020.
The Board of Education is holding a meeting at the Duarte Community Center, 1600 Huntington Drive, Duarte, on Thursday, October 17, 2019, at 7:00 p.m. At that time, they will interview and make a provisional appointment to fill the open seat. That night, following the appointment, the selected candidate will take the oath of office and immediately begin their term. The six candidates that applied for the open seat are: James Finlay, Betty Sanchez, Lillian Cabral, Jessica Lopez-Driotis, Irene Murray, and Kelly Lynch. For additional information, contact Mrs. Ruiz at 626-599-5037.