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2019 LOCS Board of Education (Left to Right)

(Back row) Treasurer Jim Weidman, Vice-President Scott Taylor, Trustee Jake Singer, Trustee Nathan Butki

 (Front row) Trustee Steven Drakos, Secretary Dana Mermell, President Birgit McQuiston



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Educating our students for the challenges of today and tomorrow



Providing an exemplary education for all learners 

Board committees

Finance: Steve Drakos, Jake Singer, Jim Weidman

Policy: Nate Butki, Jake Singer, Scott Taylor

Superintendent Evaluation: Steve Drakos, Birgit McQuiston, Jim Weidman

Lamp of Learning Sponsorship: Nate Butki, Dana Mermell, Scott Taylor

Curriculum: Steve Drakos, Birgit McQuiston, Dana Mermell

Board Self-Assessment: Steve Drakos, Birgit McQuiston, Jim Weidman

Committee Purpose Statements

Board representatives

Oakland Schools Budget Committee Representative: Jim Weidman; Alternate: Jake Singer

OCSBA Government Relations Committee Representative: Steve Drakos; Alternate: Nate Butki

LOCS Sexuality Education Advisory Representative: Jake Singer

LOCS Wellness Committee Representative: Birgit McQuiston

LOCS Head Start Policy Committee Representative: Dana Mermell; Alternate: Steve Drakos

LOCS Facilities Liaison: Scott Taylor