In a unanimous decision, Thomas Letterman was voted Bald Eagle Area school board president at a board meeting Thursday night.
Theresa Peters, of Port Matilda, was also voted vice president in a unanimous vote.
Letterman, of Milesburg, has served on the board for 14 years — six as president.
One of his missions as board president is to help “set the tone of the general direction of where the school is headed.”
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“We like to upgrade our academics and also extracurricular activities,” Letterman said.
And that’s one of the things he said he’s most proud of.
“As a board, we help support and fund those extracurriculars, even if it’s only for a few student, so they can be a part of something,” Letterman said.
Letterman graduated from Bald Eagle Area High School in 1962. He then attended Lock Haven University, where he earned a degree in physical education.
Board president and vice president terms are for one year.