COLUMBUS — Knox County school board member Dr. Marguerite Bennett has been named to the Ohio School Boards Association Board of Trustees. Bennett is a school board member at Mount Vernon City Schools and Knox County Career Center. She was sworn in during a recent trustees’ meeting at OSBA’s Columbus headquarters.
The Board of Trustees is the main governing body of the association, composed of the eight-member Executive Committee, representatives from Ohio’s six largest school districts and 18 representatives selected by OSBA’s five regional associations.
Bennett, a 25-year school board veteran, also serves on OSBA’s Federal Relations Network, Legislative Platform Committee, Board Member Cabinet and Central Region Executive Committee.
In its 58th year, the Ohio School Boards Association leads the way to educational excellence by serving Ohio’s public school board members and the diverse districts they represent through superior services, unwavering advocacy and creative solutions.