Four members of the Downingtown Area School Board were sworn in on December 6, 2017 by Judge Michael Cabry. The four were elected to serve a four year term in the November election. Two new members include LeeAnn Wisdom representing the residents of Region 6 and Rebecca Britton, the new Region 4 Director. Judge Cabry also swore in Barbara Albright (Region 8) and David Kring (Region 2) who will continue to serve on the board for another term.
The Board unanimously elected Jane Bertone to serve as President of the Board for the 2017 – 2018 year. Mrs. Bertone replaces outgoing president Colleen Cranney. Carl Croft was unanimously elected to serve as vice president.
David Kring is the owner of Conestoga Wealth Management, he is a financial planner. LeeAnn Wisdom is a graduate of Downingtown schools and is a former preschool teacher, child care provider and assistant coach. Rebecca Britton has worked in the technology industry and earned a degree in Business Management as well as a Paralegal Certificate. Barbara Albright is a realtor and lives in West Bradford.