Thank You to All the MSBA Delegates!
An MSBA Delegate is a school board member that has been appointed by his or her school board to serve as a liaison with MSBA. Every MSBA member district is entitled to at least one Delegate and some larger districts are entitled to additional Delegates. If a school district does not specifically designate a Delegate, MSBA will presume that the Board President is the Delegate for the district.
A Delegate has the following responsibilities:
- Serve as the Liaison between MSBA and the local board of
- Report monthly to the local board on important issues identified
by MSBA, including state and national issues and opportunities and concerns
related to public schools.
- Actively participate in the development and promotion of MSBA
- Attend and participate in the MSBA Delegate Assemblies.
MSBA encourages districts to also appoint one or more Alternate Delegates to
serve in the absence of the Delegate. Most districts designate a Delegate
and Alternate Delegate at the school board’s reorganization meeting in the
MSBA has scheduled Delegate Assemblies for the following dates:
- June 8, 2019
- September 27, 2019