Linda S. Lerner, was elected to the School Board in 1990, re-elected in 1994, 1998, 2002, 2006 and 2010; and, served as Chairman, 2002-03 and 2014, and Vice Chairman in 1997-98. She has a bachelor’s degree from Lesley College and a master’s in special education from Columbia University. A former teacher and counselor, she was director of education support services at the Resource Center for Women. Mrs. Lerner is very involved in various community and civic organizations. She presently serves on the Pinellas Education Foundation Career Education Board, Suncoast Center Board, Daystar Life Center Board, Community Alliance, Pinellas Youth Pride Board, and Suncoast Tiger Bay Club Board.