The Belle Vernon Area School District retained Lou Rood as president and elected Joe Grata to the vice president position.
In addition, business manager James Dzurica will serve as board treasurer, and board member Michelle Callaway-Rodriguez as secretary. Board member Joel Whiteko will serve as assistant treasurer and administrative assistant Toni-Jo Kunka as assistant secretary.
Weiss, Burkardt Kramer LLC of Pittsburgh has been retained as board solicitor for a $500 monthly retainer fee and a $135 hourly rate for matters not covered by the retainer.
The board will hold voting meetings at 7 p.m. on the fourth Monday of each month, with the exception of April, May, August, November and December, when meetings will be held on the third Monday. Locations will switch between the high school, middle school and administration offices. Work sessions will be held at 6 p.m. on the Tuesday prior to the