The Charles & Margery Barancik Foundation announces the election of Dr. Laura Kingsley to serve a three-year term on its board of directors.
After a 35-year career with Sarasota County Schools, Kingsley retired from her position as assistant superintendent and chief academic officer in 2021. She began her career with the district in 1986 as a teacher at Booker Elementary School for High Expectations, which later became a part of Emma E. Booker Elementary. She also served as an assistant principal at Emma E. Booker and Laurel Nokomis and as principal at Fruitville Elementary.
Kingsley joins other local board members Gerry Lublin, Hosana Fieber and Stephanie Jones.