Governing Board Member Yolanda Lopez-Bearden

Governing Board Member Yolanda Lopez-Bearden
Posted on 12/06/2017
Board Member Bearden Swearing In Photo

2017 Governing Board Group Photo
From left to right, Mrs. Kathy McNamara, board member, Mr. Butch Bearden, Mrs. Lopez-Bearden’s husband, Mrs. Yolanda Lopez-Bearden, Mr. Steve Watson, Maricopa County School Superintendent, and Mr. Paul Jensen, board member.

We are excited to announce that the Superintendent of Maricopa County Schools has made an appointment to replace the vacancy left by Mr. Newman.  Mrs. Yolanda Lopez-Bearden was sworn in on Monday, December 4th at 2:00 PM.  
Mrs. Lopez-Bearden has a Bachelor of Business degree from Arizona State University and is currently retired.  She is raising two grandchildren who attend the Liberty Elementary School District.  In her questionnaire, she stated the attributes of a “good” board member is “remembering that the children are the most important ones in the school district”.
We welcome Mrs. Lopez-Bearden to the Governing Board.