Jeff Pring was elected chairman of the Cyrus School Board and Jerry Carlson was elected vice-chair during the Board's annual re-organizational meeting, held Tuesday. Norman Nissen was re-elected as clerk for the board and new board member Robyn Van Eps was elected treasurer.
Lisa Gades is the other newcomer to the board.
The board established its meeting schedule for 2009 for the second Monday of the month, and set board salaries at $550 for the chairman, clerk and treasurer, and $450 for all other directors. The treasurer's salary was increased from $450.
Board members also consented to adding a "public comment" item to their agenda.