Board Member Patillo Elected to Regional Post

School Board Member Cardell Patillo Elected to Regional Post
Posted on 11/25/2017
Portsmouth School Board Member Rev. Cardell Patillo has been elected as chair of the Tidewater region of the Virginia School Boards Association. In that role, he will serve on the organization's Board of Directors.

"I'm looking forward to serving our region while advocating on behalf of our children and teachers," he said.  Rev. Patillo was elected to the Portsmouth School Board in 2014.

VSBA's Tidewater region includes Accomack County, Chesapeake City, Franklin City, Hampton City, Isle of Wight County, Newport News City, Norfolk City, Northampton County, Poquoson City, Portsmouth City, Southampton County, Suffolk City, Surry County, Sussex County, Virginia Beach City, Williamsburg/James City County, and York County.

According to its website, the Virginia School Boards Association is a voluntary, nonpartisan organization of school boards, and it promotes excellence in public education through advocacy, training and services.