09-13-2016 School Board Workshop

The School Board of Brevard County, Florida met for a Board Workshop on Tuesday, September 13, 2016, at the Educational Services Facility, 2700 Judge Fran Jamieson Way, Viera, Florida. Notice of the meeting was advertised in Florida Today newspaper on Tuesday, September 6, 2016. The affidavit of publication with a copy of the ad attached is filed in the Affidavit File in the Board Office.

Opening Exercises
1. Opening Exercises

Minutes: Chairman Andy Ziegler called the meeting to order at 2:06 p.m.

Roll Call
2. Roll Call

Minutes: Members Present:  Misty Belford, John Craig, Amy Kneessy, Karen Henderson and Andy Ziegler

Pledge of Allegiance
3. Pledge of Allegiance

Minutes: Chairman Ziegler led the Pledge of Allegiance.

Order of Business
4. Meeting with Capital City Consulting (2:00-4:00 p.m.)
Attachment: 9 13 16 School Board Workshop.pdf

Consultants from Capital City Consulting, introduced themselves:

  • Nick Iarossi
  • Jen Gaviria
  • Chris Schoonover

Each Board member provided some background on themselves and what their desired outcome would be from the relationship.

The consultants shared their approach, their successes and informed the Board about the Legislative landscape.

There was good collegial discussion between the Board members and the consultants.  The next steps are to:

  • Finalize Legilsative Priorities
  • Create Legislative Plan
    • Champions
    • Timeline
  • December 13, 2016
    • School Board Workshop
    • Delegation Lunch
  • Annual Report


Closing Remarks
5. Closing Remarks

Minutes: Chairman Ziegler thanked the consultants for meeting with them.

6. Adjournment

Minutes: Chairman Ziegler adjourned the meeting at: 3:47 p.m.

For further details pertaining to this meeting, please refer to the published video on the School Board of Brevard County's website (www.brevardschools.org).