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Cincinnati Public Schools Board of Education Votes for New President, VP and Committee Chairs for 2023

CPS Board of Education Re-Elects President, Elects New Vice President - Meeting Recap 1/9/2023

The Board of Education held three public meetings on Monday, January 9, 2023, including a Tax Budget Hearing, an Organizational Meeting and a Business Meeting.

During the Tax Budget Hearing, the Board discussed revisions to the tax budget for Fiscal Year 2023-24. The Board voted to approve the revisions.

The Organizational Meeting, held immediately following the Tax Meeting, was held to elect CPS’ Board President, Vice President and Committee members for 2023. During the meeting, President Ben Lindy was re-elected, while Vice President Jones handed VP duties to Brandon Craig with a ceremonial seat change. 

Committee designations were voted as below:

  • Budget, Finance and Growth Committee:

    • Eve Bolton

    • Brandon Craig

    • Kareem Moncree-Moffett, PhD

  • Policy and Equity Committee:

    • Eve Bolton

    • Mike Moroski

    • Mary Wineberg

  • Health and Safety Committee:

    • Carolyn Jones

    • Mike Moroski

    • Mary Wineberg

  • Ad Hoc Attendance Boundaries Committee:

    • Eve Bolton

    • Carolyn Jones

    • Kareem Moncree-Moffett, PhD
  • Council of Great City Schools

    • Designee: Brandon Craig

  • OSBA Cabinet:

    • Diversity and Equity Committee: Kareem Moncree-Moffett, PhD (2nd year)

    • Legislative Liaison: Carolyn Jones

    • Urban School District Advisory Network: Eve Bolton

    • State Report Card Reform Workgroup: Eve Bolton

    • OSBA Capital Conference and Planning Committee: Eve Bolton

    • Student Achievement Liaison: Kareem Moncree-Moffett, PhD

    • Ohio High School Athletic Association (OHSAA): Mary Wineberg

  • Activities Beyond the Classroom (ABC)

    • Designee: Eve Bolton

    • Designee: Brandon Craig 

  • Cincinnati Recreation Commission 

    • Designee: Mike Moroski

  • Business Advisory Council

    • Designee: Kareem Moncree-Moffett, PhD

Download the full press release here: Cincinnati Public Schools Board of Education Votes for New President, VP and Committee Chairs.

After a three minute intermission, the Board moved into the Business Meeting at which time, the Board approved minutes from previous meetings, Superintendent Wright presented her finalized Leadership Team and recognized the Board for their service to CPS with certificates. 

For more information or to watch the recordings of the Board Meetings, visit 

The next Board Meeting will be held Monday, January 23, 2023 at 5:30 p.m. at the Education Center. Live stream details are available on the CPS calendar at 

For Board Meeting information, agendas, minutes and policies, please visit: