FLINT TWP. — At its annual organizational meeting last week, the Carman- Ainsworth Schools Board of Education elected new officers. They are:
President: Patrice Hatcher
Vice President: Joy Crane
Secretary: Laura Garrison
Treasurer: James Johnson
Trustee: Lonney Jarnigin
Trustee: Gloria Nealy
Trustee: Ann Saunders
Hatcher takes over from Nealy, who served as board president in 2014 and 2015. Hatcher, joined the board in 2005, and previously served as board president in 2012 and 2013.
Crane is serving her second term on the board. Johnson and Garrison both were appointed to fill vacancies in 2013 and elected to office in 2014.
Three board members terms in office will expire at the end of this year. They are Hatcher, Jarnigin and Saunders. Candidates seeking election in the November 8 general elections must file nominating forms by 4 p.m. July 26.