Four Bloomington School Board members took the oath of office for a new four-year term during the board’s annual organizational meeting this week. They include returning members Tom Bennett, Jim Sorum and Dawn Steigauf, and newcomer Beth Beebe.
Front, L-R: Jim Sorum, Dick Bergstrom, Tom Bennett
Back, L-R: Maureen Bartolotta, Dawn Steigauf, Nelly Korman, Beth Beebe
Beebe was elected in November to a seat on the seven-member board left by Ric Oliva, who did not seek reelection. Beebe, Bennett, Sorum and Steigauf were the top vote-getters in a field of 11 candidates.
Steigauf was chosen to chair the School Board this year. Other officers are Nelly Korman, vice chair; Maureen Bartolotta, clerk; and Dick Bergstrom, treasurer.
School board members also confirmed appointments to a number of state and regional committees: