After campaigning for nearly 8 hours during McLean Day last Saturday, I am pleased to report that I received enough votes to become one of the four newly elected members of the McLean Community Center Governing Board. This year's election broke records in terms of the turnout, which had largely to do the number of candidates running, a recently implemented absentee ballot option, and the beautiful weather for election day.
There are eleven Governing Board members all together, which includes nine adults and two youth members. Our first Governing Board meeting will be next week, at which time I'll learn my committee assignments (typically you are on 2).
I'm excited about being involve...Read Full Post →