State Board of Education Gets Two New Representatives
Two eastern Nebraska men have been named to fill the two openings on the State Board of Education. Gov. Dave Heineman selected Glen Flint, of Springfield, to represent District 2 and John Witzel, of Papillion, to represent District 4. The 57-year-old Flint is a computer programmer at Northrup Grumman. He's replacing Mark Quandahl, who resigned in late January. The 62-year-old Witzel is on the board of Educational Service Unit No. 3 and is a U.S. Air Force retiree. He replaces Rebecca Valdez, who resigned in February. Their terms run through 2016.