July 13, 2009
Three sworn in as Gateway district board members
Pierce is a newly appointed board member, Zacharias is returning to the board after a one-year absence, and Vail was reappointed to her seat. The three were appointed to three-year terms to run from 2009-12. Zacharias served on the board 2004-08.
Pierce is the district administrator for Central High School District of Westosha, Vail is the district administrator for Twin Lakes School District #4 and Zacharias is a business representative/organizer for Chicago Regional Council of Carpenters.
The three were selected by an appointment committee made up of chairpersons of the Kenosha County, Racine County, and Elkhorn County boards of supervisors.
Selected to serve as board officers were: Fred Burkhardt, trustee board chairperson; Zacharias, vice-chairperson; Vail, secretary; and Suzanne Henkel Deans, treasurer.