School Board Reception Sept. 25

The Wes Des Moines Community Schools will hold a reception on Monday, Sept. 25, from 6:30-7 p.m. honoring its school board members who are concluding their service and those who are beginning a new term. The reception will be held at the Learning Resource Center, 3550 Mills Civic Parkway, in West Des Moines, and is open to the public.

The West Des Moines Community Schools Board of Education will welcome new member Jennifer Wells, who joins the seven-member board, which also includes newly re-elected members Elizabeth Brennan and Vicky Poole, Ed.D. The remaining members of the Board are David J. Brown, Liz Cox, Melinda Dunnwald, and Jill Caton Johnson, Ph.D.

Tali Greenspon is concluding her term on the school board. She served the school district for four years.

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