Posted: Wednesday, August 10, 2011
School Board Members Danna Rohleder, Lisa Wells Recognized for Participating in State Level Training
Greenville County Schools Board Members Danna Rohleder and Lisa Wells have earned recognition by the South Carolina School Boards Association (SCSBA) for achievement in the association’s 2010 - 2011 Boardmanship Institute.
- Danna Rohleder, Area 21, reached Level Four by earning 200 points within four consecutive years or less. Level Four recipients receive a certificate and pin with a blue stone.
- Lisa Wells, Area 28, reached Level Two by earning 40 points within one year. Level Two recipients receive a certificate and silver pin.
SCSBA Boardmanship Institute, established in 1982, offers a year-round training curriculum to help board members develop skills and stay abreast of state and national educational issues. Workshops focus on school law, advocacy and legislation, improving board operations, finance, leadership for improving student achievement, and other timely topics.
Board members can achieve up to six levels of recognition by earning points that are accrued annually from July through June for participation in statewide conferences and training provided onsite in their district.
Statewide, SCSBA recognized 130 school board members for reaching one of six levels for the 2010 - 2011 year with certificates of achievement and a lapel pin designated their level of accomplishment in the institute. SCSBA is the statewide professional organization serving as a source of information, training and voice for the state’s 85 local school boards.