Thursday, 31 January 2013 by Keith Bahlmann
Joe Pirtle, founder and President of the Belton Educational Enrichment Foundation from 1992-2012, stepped down as President at the Board's annual meeting on Jan. 8.
Incoming president, Jay Taggart, presents a stepping stone to Pirtle in thanks for his tenure as president.
Other incoming officers are: Vice-President for Development Blair Williams; Vice-President for Finance and Governance Melissa Przybylski; Vice-President for Marketing and Events Ron Brown; Vice-President for Programs Matt Gunter.
New members to the board include Ricky Ruiz, Wendi Fitzwater, Leshia Toliver, Robert Jones, and Kent Lester.