School Board General Counsel Sheryl G. Wood, Esq. has been re-elected for a three-year term to serve on the American Bar Association’s (ABA) Government and Public Sector Lawyers Division Executive Council. The election took place in Chicago at the Bar’s Annual Meeting.
The President of the Florida Bar, Scott G. Hawkins, nominated Mrs. Wood. It will be her second consecutive term.
” I am thrilled to serve the government lawyers as a representative of the Florida Bar,” said Mrs. Wood. “As a public sector law office manager, serving in this capacity enhances my work with the school district.”
The mission of the Government and Public Sector Lawyers Division’s (GPSLD) is to serve the nation’s public lawyers. By promoting integrity and excellence among public advocates, providing meaningful services not obtainable elsewhere, and by highlighting the extraordinary work of public lawyers, the GPSLD works to enhance the position of public lawyers, create camaraderie within the public sector, and provide representation within the ABA for public lawyers.
For additional information, view the Division’s website is located at www.governmentlawyer.org