Sixteen residents of the Leesburg District have applied to be appointed to a vacant school board seat representing the district, Loudoun County Public Schools announced on Thursday.
The school board seat representing the Leesburg District has been vacant since the resignation of former member Beth Barts on Nov. 2.
The Loudoun County School Board will hold a public hearing to consider candidates on Monday, Dec. 6 at the LCPS Administration Building in Ashburn.
René Camp, Dr. Todd Cimino-Johnson, Dimis Christophy, Rebecca Clark, Stephen Cypher, Colin Doniger, Andrew Fernandes, Andrew Gilbert, Andy Jabbour, Tom Marshall, Ian McClure, Erika Ogedegbe, Michael Rivera, Julia Sisson, Dr. Francis Spampinato and Lauren Shernoff have applied to fill the empty seat, according to the LCPS statement.
Leesburg District residents had until noon on Wednesday, Nov. 17 to submit an application to be appointed to the seat. The school board’s chosen appointee will be announced at the Dec. 14 school board meeting, and will serve on the board representing the Leesburg District through Dec. 31, 2022.