At the Tuesday Leon County School Board meeting, Superintendent Hanna will recommend Board approval of the membership and by-laws of the Leon County Schools Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ+) Support Guide Advisory Committee.
According to the by-laws, the purpose of the LGBT+ Advisory Committee is to provide written guidance for school administrators and personnel to effectively navigate existing laws, regulations, and policies that support LGBTQ+ students.
Notices of the Advisory Committee meetings will be shared via the Leon County Schools website and all meetings will be open to the public.
The proposed membership of the LGBTQ+ Advisory Committee is as follows:
-Dr. Alan Cox, Assistant Superintendent of School Management
-Tonja Fitzgerald, Director of Mental Health and Social Emotional Learning Programs
-Kim Scott – Director of Student Services (Guidance, School Psychologists and Social Workers)
-Wallace Knight – Coordinator of Equity and Title IX Compliance
-Sharon Kerwin – Parent
-Chris Sands – Parent
-Sharon Lettman – Parent
-Evan Marty – Student District Advisory Council Chairperson
-Connor McCord – Leon County School Board Student Representative
-David Rudenborg – Teacher
-Roosevelt Sea – Teacher
-Anicia Robinson – Administrator
-Jessica Chapman – Administrator
-Jenni Jenkins – Behavior Program Specialist
-Dr. Michelle Gayle, Assistant Superintendent, Professional and Community Services