At the regular school board meeting held on Monday, December 9, 2019, the Board of Education appointed Mrs. Heather L. Lear as Trustee on the Trenton Public Schools Board of Education, effective December 9, 2019 through December 31, 2020, to fill the vacancy created by the resignation of Mr. Thomas J. Kinney. Mrs. Lear was one of four applicants who interviewed for the trustee appointment. The other applicants included Mrs. Lisa Kinney, Mr. Matthew LeFevre, and Ms. Kelly Walters.
Mrs. Lear and her husband Daniel have two children currently attending Trenton Public Schools. She has been active in the Hedke Parent Teacher Organization, Girl Scouts, and Trenton Swim Club.
The other members of the Board of Education include Ms. Rachel N. Helton, President, Ms. Kellee S. Howey, Vice-President, Mr. Sean R. Gearhart, Secretary/Treasurer, Mrs. Maegan E. Drake, Trustee, Mr. David M. French, Trustee, and Mr. Michael J. Hawkins, Trustee.