chalkboard with words that state William Floyd Board of Education Vacancy

The William Floyd Board of Education is requesting résumés to fill an upcoming vacancy due to Board of Education president and trustee Robert Vecchio’s resignation effective at the end of the day on December 31, 2021. Mr. Vecchio, who has served the district and community faithfully since 2003, has accepted a position as the next executive director of the Nassau-Suffolk School Boards Association.

By law, the Board of Education has the opportunity to appoint a community member to fill the position, hold a special election or keep it vacant until the annual budget vote and trustee election scheduled for May 17, 2022. The Board has decided to appoint an individual to the position, who will then need to run again in May 2022 to fill the remainder of the term expiring June 30, 2024.

The Board of Education requests that interested parties email their résumé and a brief bio along with an explanation of why they would be an asset to the William Floyd Board of Education and community to: Robert Vecchio, BOE President, at and Mary Sidaras, BOE secretary at It is anticipated that the chosen candidate will be appointed and sworn-in in early January 2022.

Qualifications to serve on the Board of Education are:

  • Must be a US citizen, at least 18 years of age, and not employed by William Floyd schools;
  • Must be a qualified voter and a resident of the William Floyd School District for a period of one year immediately preceding the date of appointment.
  • May not hold another incompatible public office or position of employment.
  • Cannot reside in the same household with another Board member as a member of the same family.

Please click here for the full letter to the William Floyd school community.


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