The Sandwich School Committee has a new vice chairman following the resignation of Angela Dalpe-Healy.
Ms. Dalpe-Healy announced her resignation from the position at the meeting on Wednesday, August 21. She cited an inability to maintain the time commitment required of the position as her reason for resigning.
She will remain on the school board as a regular member.
After she announced that she would be stepping down as vice chairman, nominations were made for either Kerri L. Ames or Donald DiGiacomo to take over as vice chairman.
A vote was taken on Ms. Ames’s nomination. Ms. Ames, Ms. Dalpe-Healy, chairman Sean P. Rausch, and James J. Dever, and Kristen Bader voted in favor of the nomination. Mr. DiGiacomo was opposed. Sheri L. Erikson was absent from the meeting.
With a majority of the vote, Ms. Ames was elected to be the vice chairman.