Donna Peirez was elected a Great Neck Public Schools Board of Education Trustee at the special election held today, Dec. 6.
Peirez received 848 votes, more than any of the other six candidates. Nikolas Kron came in second with 384 votes. In third was Joshua Ratner with 224. Next was Lori Beth Schwartz with 199, followed by Grant Toch with 117, Donald Panetta with 49 and Nicholas Toumbekis with 48 votes.
Peirez will complete the remainder of Monique Bloom’s trustee position, which runs until May 2019. Bloom resigned in September due to increasing business obligations.
The newest trustee will be sworn in at the Board of Education Public Action Meeting on Monday, Dec. 12, at 8:30 p.m. at the Saddle Rock School.
Two of the original nine candidates, Mariana Restia and Michael Darvish, withdrew before the election. Restia withdrew on Nov. 10 and Darvish on Nov 29.
Read more about Donna Peirez here.