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Board of Education Elects New Officers for 2023–24

Trustees Lefkovitz and Brown to Serve as President and Vice President

Bina Lefkovitz and Alfred Brown

Board Trustee Bina Lefkovitz was elected President and Trustee Al Brown was elected Vice President.

The Sacramento County Board of Education elected new officers at its July 11 meeting. The Board elected Trustee Bina Lefkovitz (Area 1) as President. Lefkovitz is a retired educational consultant and retired adjunct faculty member at California State University, Sacramento. She currently serves as an alternate on the Sacramento Library Board, is a member of the California Youth Apprenticeship Advisory Board, and is a Court Appointed Special Advocate for foster youth. Trustee O. Alfred Brown, Sr. (Area 5), was elected Vice President. Dr. Brown is a Professor Emeritus of Law at Sacramento State.

The offices of Board President and Vice President are held for one year. Trustees are elected for terms of four years.

The Board will continue to hold its regular meetings on the first and third Tuesdays of each month at 6:30 p.m.

About the County Board of Education

The Sacramento County Board of Education derives its power and authority from the State Constitution (Article IX § 3.3) and the laws of the State of California. The County Board consists of seven elected members, each serving four-year terms. The Sacramento County Superintendent of Schools serves as secretary to the Board of Education. In addition to conducting its regular business, other Board responsibilities include hearing student expulsion appeals and interdistrict transfer appeals.

Paul Keefer posing with the Board and Superintendent Gordon

Board Trustee Paul Keefer (center) was presented with a plaque recognizing his presidency during 2022–23.

Dave Gordon, Bina Lefkovitz, and Al Brown

Superintendent Gordon (left) helped congratulate the newly elected Board President and Vice President.