THE SCHOOL BOARD OF

ESCAMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDA

MINUTES, NOVEMBER 14, 2003

The School Board of Escambia County, Florida, opened a Special Meeting at 3:00 p.m., in the Superintendentís Conference Room, at the Dr. Vernon McDaniel (Administration) Building, 215 West Garden Street, Pensacola, Florida, with the following present:

††††††††††† Chair:†††††††††††††††††††††††††† Ms. Linda Finkelstein ††††††††††††††† Vice Chair:†††††† Mrs. Cary Stidham

††††††††††† Board Members:†††††††††† Mrs. Carissa Bergosh

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Mr. Ronnie Clark

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Dr. John DeWitt

††††††††††† School Board Attorney:††††††††††††† Mr. Francisco M. Negron, Jr.

††††††††††† Superintendent of Schools:†††††††† Mr. Jim Paul

Those present convened in Executive Session for the purpose of discussing collaborative bargaining issues.†††

[NOTE: Dr. Doug Garber, Assistant Superintendent for Human Resource Services, and Mr. Wayne Odom, Director of Title I, were also in attendance for this Executive Session.]

†††††††††††††††† Attest:††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Approved:

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Superintendent††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Chair