Adler new Board of Ed president
N.Y. (Jan. 3, 2017) -- The City School District of Albany Board of
Education on Tuesday selected Sue Adler its president.
Elected in 2011 and re-elected in 2013, Adler served as board vice
president in 2015 and 2016. Her term as president runs through Dec. 31,
and she succeeds Kenneth M. Bruce as president.
The board also selected Anne Savage as vice president and Vickie Smith
as secretary. Savage was elected in 2014 and served as secretary in 2015
and 2016. Smith is a first-time board officer; she won re-election to a
four-year term in November.
Also on Jan. 3, Smith and new board member Sridar Chittur, Ph.D., were sworn in.
Dr. Chittur was elected in November to serve a four-year term.
The mission of the City School District of
Albany is to educate and prepare all students for
college and career, citizenship and life, in partnership with our
diverse community. The district serves
more than 9,600
students in 17
elementary, middle and high schools. In addition to neighborhood
schools, the district includes several magnet schools and programs, as
well as other innovative academic opportunities for students,
including four themed academies at Albany High