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Community Recreation & Education Commission (C.R.E.C.) Openings

January 5, 2023 12:00 AM

The Lakewood Board of Education is looking to fill two open setas on the Community Recreation & Education Commission (C.R.E.C.).

The Community Recreation and Education Commission is an advisory commission that is appointed by the Lakewood Board of Education.  With the help of  its sub commissions, and it is responsible for providing input and oversight to the Lakewood Community Recreation and Education Department. 

The ideal candidates will have expertise, or experience in the areas of recreation, education, program development/participation and community outreach.  Monthly meetings, subcommittee work, as well as participation in community events, are among the time requirements.

Individuals who are interested in promoting the mission of the Community Recreation and Education Commission with passion and pride should submit a letter of interest and a statement of qualifications to Ms. Leslie Favre Krogman, Coordinator of Community Recreation & Education/Operations by January 25, 2023 either in person, by mail (13701 Lake Rd, Lakewood, OH  44107) or email ( 

The Community Recreation and Education Commission will evaluate all applicants and make a formal recommendation to the Board of Education during its February meeting.

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Lakewood City Schools
Lakewood Board of Education
Mrs. Betsy Bergen Shaughnessy, President
Mr. Michael J. Callahan, Vice President
Ms. Linda G. Beebe
Ms. Nora Katzenberger
Ms. Emma Petrie Barcelona
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