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Lawsuit by Shawnee Mission parents challenging state cap on funding can proceed

first_imgA lawsuit filed by a group of Shawnee Mission parents over adequate school funding is still alive after a federal judge refused to dismiss the case.The plaintiffs in the suit were connected to the effort to save Mission Valley Middle School from closing.The lawsuit challenges the state’s cap on how much money residents can raise in an individual school district. A group of 10 families are the plaintiffs in the suit and were connected to the effort to save Mission Valley Middle School from closing. Their suit was originally filed in December 2010.The Mission Valley and Brookwood parents involved in the case originally had hope that it might lead to a reversal of the school board’s decision to close several schools and alter boundaries.The state attempted to have the suit dismissed, but U.S. District Judge John Lungstrum ruled that the parents can continue with their claim that the cap on funding violated their constitutional rights of equal protection.Tristan Duncan is the attorney for the parents. The suit was dismissed by Lungstrum in 2011, but the U.S. Court of Appeals in Denver ruled in October 2012 that the parents have legal standing to pursue the case.The Shawnee Mission School District has undergone substantial budget cuts over the last several years and has lobbied for the ability to raise funds at the local level.last_img read more

Eaton Names David Foster Senior VP, Corporate Development and Treasury

first_imgCLEVELAND — Eaton Corp. has named David Foster senior vice president, corporate development and treasury, effective Aug. 1. In this role, Foster will be responsible for corporate development activities, including mergers and acquisitions and strategic planning, and treasury activities, including capital market and foreign exchange transactions, insurance, and cash management. He will report to Richard Fearon, Eaton vice chairman and chief financial and planning officer.   Foster succeeds Kurt McMaken, who has been named vice president, finance and planning, Electrical Sector for the Europe, Middle East and Africa Region, reporting to Frank Campbell, president, Electrical Sector, Europe, effective Aug. 1. AdvertisementClick Here to Read MoreAdvertisement Foster joined Eaton in 1993 as a general ledger accountant. He held the positions of finance director and controller in the Automotive Group and was named vice president, Finance, Asia Pacific Region in 2008. Prior to joining Eaton, he worked for Hydro Aluminum Bohn and Franklin Financial Company. He holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Michigan and a master’s degree in management from Kettering University in Michigan. Foster will be based at Eaton’s world headquarters in Cleveland, Ohio.,Lubrication Specialties Inc. (LSI), manufacturer of Hot Shot’s Secret brand of performance additives and oils, recently announced the expansion of senior leadership. Steve deMoulpied joins LSI as the company’s chief operating officer (COO). AdvertisementClick Here to Read MoreAdvertisement DeMoulpied comes to LSI from the Private Client Services practice of Ernst & Young where he managed strategy & operations improvement engagements for privately held client businesses. Some of his prior roles include VP of strategic development, director of strategic initiatives, and Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt at OptumHealth, UnitedHealth Group’s health services business, as well as Lean Six Sigma Black Belt at General Electric, where he applied operations improvement principles to customer service, supply chain and product development. A successful entrepreneur, deMoulpied is also the founder of PrestoFresh, a Cleveland-based e-commerce food/grocery business.  DeMoulpied has a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering Management from the United States Air Force Academy and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Dayton in Marketing and International Business. He served six years with the USAF overseeing the development of technology used on fighter aircraft and the E-3 Surveillance aircraft, finishing his career honorably as Captain. With more than 20 years of experience across multiple industries and functional areas, deMoulpied has particular expertise in organizations with complex technical products. Combined, his prior positions have required a spectrum of skills in corporate strategy, operations improvement, product quality, and revenue cycle management. He has an impressive history of utilizing data driven problem solving (Lean Six Sigma) and project management (PMP and CSM) to achieve strategic goals surrounding customer satisfaction, operational efficiency and improved profit.  LSI President Brett Tennar says, “Steve’s success in developing operational strategies that improves the bottom line, builds teamwork, reduces waste and ensures quality product development and distribution checks many of the boxes of what we were looking for in a COO. This, coupled with his career in the Air Force working with highly technical systems and his in-depth understanding of Lean Six Sigma and Business Process Management sealed our offer. As our tagline states, our products are Powered by Science. This data driven approach is one reason why our company has grown exponentially as we employ the most advanced technology to product development. I am confident that Steve is the right person to drive operational strategy for our diverse and growing brands.” Advertisementlast_img read more

No more active cases in Belize

first_img CARICOM congratulates Belize on its 39th Independence… 23 April update – State of Emergency to be extended Neighbouring Guatemala up to yesterday has reported 730 cases with 46 cases being in the Eastern (includes Peten) part of Guatemala and the neigbhouring state of Quintana Roo is reporting 956 cases up until midday today with a total of 24 cases in the neighbouring municipality of Othon P. Blanco (Chetumal included in this data). Unemployment Relief Program being set up Statement on COVID-19 Hon. Dean Barrow, BelizeMay 29, 2020 – My fellow Belizeans, Welcome to this morning’s press conference, and, forgive me, but I must start this morning on a note of complaint. Today’s press conference is another in what has become a regular, almost weekly series. The objective is always to update the nation in…June 1, 2020In “General”COVID deaths recorded in Jamaica, Trinidad and BelizeStory via CMC – Trinidad and Tobago’s Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Roshan Parasram Wednesday said there has been a decline in the number of people tested for the coronavirus (COVID-19) even as the country continues to record more deaths and positive cases from the virus. Dr. Parasram told the Ministry…October 1, 2020In “General”Three CARICOM countries record COVID deathsStory via CMC – Guyana, Trinidad and Tobago and the Bahamas registered deaths from the coronavirus (COVID-19) over the past 24 hours, while the authorities in Belize warn that ongoing transmission happening within families is a key factor driving the virus in that Caribbean Community (CARICOM) country. The Ministry of…October 14, 2020In “General”Share this on WhatsApp Jun 5, 2020 Ministry of Health, Belize – We can now confirm that our last two active cases have recovered as their second test is now negative! Sep 21, 2020 Ministry of Health Confirms 19th Case of COVID-19 Apr 24, 2020 We need a community effort as we move along to prevent any more cases of COVID-19. Apr 16, 2020 You may be interested in… Belize recorded a total of 18 positive cases. There were two deaths and 16 recoveries. Share this:PrintTwitterFacebookLinkedInLike this:Like Loading… We however, need to continue to exercise the preventive measures across all sectors as the numbers with our neighbours continue to go up.last_img read more