Blanca Romero and Dan Turner have been elected to the Blaine County School District Board of Trustees.
Romero, who will be serving her first term on the board, received about 95 percent of the vote in Zone 2 in the November 2 election. Incumbent Dan Turner was reelected with 74 percent of the vote in Zone 4.
“We congratulate Blanca Romero and Dan Turner for their election to our Board of Trustees. We also want to thank all of the candidates for running and discussing the important issues impacting our local schools,” said Jim Foudy, BCSD Superintendent. “We continue to benefit from a highly engaged and supportive school district community. We look forward to working with the board as we plan for the future of our Blaine County schools.”
"What an incredible way to help shape the future of our children and our local education system,” said Blanca Romero. “I am very excited for this new venture.”
“While out in the neighborhoods during the campaign, it was incredibly gratifying to hear the community's high regard for our educators,” said Dan Turner. “I believe that this election was a referendum on the positive leadership changes in our district.”