Members of the Prince George’s Regional Association of Student Governments, representing more than 30 Prince George's County public secondary schools, elected Jeffrey Taylor as the 2014-2015 Student Member of the Board of Education.
“The Student Member of the Board plays a key role on the Board of Education by representing the student voice when voting on issues and policies,” said Dr. Segun C. Eubanks, board chairman. “Mr. Taylor brings a wealth of experience and leadership skills to the position, and we look forward to working with him during the upcoming school year.”
Taylor is a junior at Dr. Henry A. Wise Jr. High School and served PGRASG as treasurer during the 2013-2014 school year. A leader in his school since ninth grade, he has acted as manager of the volleyball team, president of the sophomore class, and is currently captain of the swim team and president of the school’s Student Government Association.
“I am ecstatic to serve the students of Prince George’s County as the new Student Member of the Board,” said Taylor. “I am experienced, motivated and dedicated to student success, and look forward to working with students, board members, and the community for the betterment of the school system.”
During the General Assembly, PGRASG also elected its new governing team, which includes Angela Chin, Charles Herbert Flowers High School, President; Jovan Morgan, Crossland High School, Vice President; Marc Conn, Benjamin Tasker Middle School, 2nd Vice President; Awura Osei, Parkdale High School, Secretary; and Ava Perry; Oxon Hill High School, Treasurer.