Board of Education elects chairman and vice chairman during organizational meeting
The Gaston County Board of Education conducted its organizational meeting on Monday, December 7 to select a chairman and vice chairman to serve for the next two years.
At-large member Jeff Ramsey was elected by the Board to serve as chairman, and at-large member Dot Cherry was elected to serve as vice chairman.
The organizational meeting took place following the induction ceremony for elected officials.
During the 9:00 a.m. induction ceremony at the Gaston County Schools Central Office, Dot Guthrie, Robbie Lovelace, Brent Moore, and Jeff Ramsey were sworn in to serve on the Board of Education. The Honorable David A. Phillips, superior court judge, presided and administered the oath of office.
Guthrie, Moore, and Ramsey were reelected to the Board during the November 3 general election. Lovelace was elected to the Board for the first time. They will serve four-year terms.
The first regular meeting for the newly-organized Board of Education is scheduled for Monday, December 21 at 5:30 p.m. at the Gaston County Schools Central Office. The meeting will air live on Spectrum Channel 21 and the Gaston County Board of Education YouTube channel.
Gaston County Board of Education ▪ Jeff Ramsey, At-Large Member, Chairman ▪ Dot Cherry, At-Large Member, Vice Chairman ▪ Kevin Collier, Riverbend Township ▪ Justin Davis, South Point Township ▪ Lee Dedmon, Gastonia Township ▪ Dot Guthrie, Gastonia Township ▪ Steve Hall, Dallas Township ▪ Robbie Lovelace, Cherryville Township ▪ Brent Moore, Crowders Mountain Township