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Statement of Appointment to Secretary of Education

State of California
Arnold Schwarzenegger, Governor
1430 N Street, Suite 5111
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: 916-319-0827
Fax: 916-319-0175

January 22, 2009
For Immediate Release

Contact: Regina Wilson
951-825-7659 (cell) 

State Board of Education President Ted Mitchell Issues Statement on the
Appointment of Dr. Glen Thomas as Secretary of Education

Sacramento—Today President Ted Mitchell issued the following statement on the appointment of Dr. Glen Thomas as Secretary of Education:

"Glen has a wide range of educational experiences at the state and local level inthe public, private and nonprofit sectors which make himideally suited to serve the Governor in this capacity. His relationships with members of the educational community and his expertise in assessment and curriculum issues will allow him to hit the ground running. I look forward to working with him."


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