We are so excited to announce the 2021-22 Ben Franklin Academy (BFA) Board of Director nominees: Matthew Olson, Haley Maglieri and Mette Castor. To learn more about each nominee prior to the Board forum on Tuesday, March 23, please see below or visit the Board Election page.
This spring, the BFA community will elect one (1) director and the BFA Board of Directors will appoint one (1) director in accordance with the Board of Directors Election Policy to serve on the volunteer, seven-director BFA Board. Each seat is for a three-year term.
2021 BFA Board Election/Appointment Process
There will be a Board forum at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, March 23, before the regularly scheduled Board meeting. All Board nominees are required to attend and participate in a Question and Answer session. BFA Parents are invited to the forum so they can learn more about the nominees.
Voting for the Seat 1, Class A director will take place electronically April 9-18. Members of the BFA School Voting Group will receive access to an electronic ballot on Friday, April 9, and will have until Sunday, April 18, at 11:59 to cast their vote. Results of the election will be announced, and the appointment will be made on Tuesday, April 20, at the regularly scheduled Board meeting. All Board nominees are encouraged to be in attendance for the results of both (1) the election and (1) the appointment.