“We are very fortunate that Rob has been with the board for almost eight years. He has served as president and vice president and has done a wonderful job in that capacity as a board member,” said Sprague.
Holbrook told Weigel “this district is going to miss your leadership on this board.”
The board already has begun receiving applications to fill the elected office.
Weigel’s term was due to end Dec. 31.
Potential candidates have until 4 p.m. May 7 to apply.
The board must appoint a new member within 30 days.
Whoever is chosen will only serve out the remainder of Weigel’s term unless they run in the November election and receive a full, four-year term.
Upon the conclusion of interviews May 12, the school board will vote on an appointee during its May 13 meeting and, if approved, that person will be seated at that time.
Applicants must send a letter of interest, resume, and application – available at the district’s website – to Hamilton Schools’ Treasurer Robert Hancock via regular mail or through the email address email@example.com while noting in the subject line: “Vacant HCSD Board Position Candidate.
Mailed applications should go to Hancock’s attention at the Hamilton Schools Central Office, 533 Dayton St., Hamilton, OH 45011.