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Broward County School Board Elects Heather P. Brinkworth as Chair and Donna P. Korn as Vice Chair
 
Published Tuesday, November 20, 2018

On Tuesday, November 20, 2018, The School Board of Broward County, Florida, elected Heather P. Brinkworth (District 3) as Chair and Donna P. Korn (Countywide At-Large, Seat 8) as Vice Chair. The nominations and election took place during the School Board’s Annual Organizational Meeting, following a swearing-in ceremony for newly elected and re-elected School Board members. 

Heather P. Brinkworth has served on the School Board since 2014. She is a graduate of Florida Atlantic University, where she received a Bachelor’s degree in English. She is a Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) graduate of Stranahan High School and is former BCPS reading teacher. 

Donna P. Korn has served on the School Board since 2011. She earned a Bachelor’s degree in English from Emory University and has completed courses towards a Master’s degree in Urban Education at Florida International University. She is also a BCPS graduate of Western High School and a former BCPS English teacher. 

Five School Board members were sworn in today during a ceremony held at the Dillard Center for the Performing Arts in Fort Lauderdale. Newly elected School Board Member Lori Alhadeff, District 4, joins re-elected School Board Members Donna P. Korn, Countywide At-Large, Seat 8; Ann Murray, District 1; Laurie Rich Levinson, District 6; and Nora Rupert, District 7.  

School Board members serving current terms include, Robin Bartleman, Countywide At-Large, Seat 9; Patricia Good, District 2; Heather P. Brinkworth, District 3; and Dr. Rosalind Osgood, District 5. 

The School Board of Broward County, Florida
Heather P. Brinkworth, Chair
Donna P. Korn, Vice Chair

Lori Alhadeff
Robin Bartleman
Patricia Good
Laurie Rich Levinson
Ann Murray
Dr. Rosalind Osgood
Nora Rupert

Robert W. Runcie,  Superintendent of Schools

To learn more about The School Board of Broward County, Florida, visit browardschools.com/schoolboard.

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ABOUT BROWARD COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS - “Committed to educating all students to reach their highest potential.”: Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) is the sixth-largest school district in the nation and the second-largest in the state of Florida. BCPS is Florida’s first fully accredited school system since 1962. BCPS has more than 271,500 students and approximately 175,000 adult students in 234 schools, centers and technical colleges, and 88 charter schools. BCPS serves a diverse student population, with students representing 204 different countries and 191 different languages. Connect with BCPS: visit the website at browardschools.com, follow BCPS on Twitter @browardschools and Facebook at facebook.com/browardschools, and download the free BCPS mobile app


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