Columbia County, GA (WJBF) – Changes are in the air for the Columbia County Board of Education after some members have announced they are leaving, and others are gearing up to run for the chair of the board.
The Columbia County Board of Education’s District 4 member Roxanne Whitaker announced Friday today she will not be running for re-election.
Whitaker has served the children and parents of the school system for the past 20 years.
Whitaker’s announcement comes after Columbia County BOE chair Regina Buccafusco announced she is also stepping down.
District 1’s David Dekle will be running for Buccafusco’s seat, as well as David Alalof.