Sheriff Wayne Ivey Formally Endorses Dana DeSantis For District 4 School Board
By Space Coast Daily // April 28, 2016
15 years of classroom teaching experience
BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – Brevard County Sheriff Wayne Ivey formally endorsed District 4 School Board candidate Dana DeSantis Thursday, lending his support to a longtime friend and extremely qualified former educator and business professional.
Brevard County’s Chief Law Enforcement Officer cited Dana’s 15 years of classroom teaching experience and her dedication and commitment to quality educational outcomes for all of Brevard County’s students and their families as the primary basis for his support.
“I am very proud to formally endorse Dana for the District 4 School Board race. I have known her for a number of years and can personally speak to her commitment to our educational system, her advocacy for students, teachers and parents and the quality of her character,” said Sheriff Wayne Ivey.
“She is fully dedicated to fiscal conservatism and the best use of our tax dollars in support of our children’s education.”
“As a classroom educator for over fifteen years and a private businesswoman, she understands the needs of all stakeholders within our public school system. She will be a strong voice for local control, maintaining and supporting our excellent teachers and serving as a watchdog over our tax dollars,” said Ivey
“I’m am truly honored and humbled by Sheriff Ivey’s endorsement and trust in me to serve our community and children!” said DeSantis.
“I think his formal backing and trust speaks to the priorities we have established and the willingness to roll up our sleeves and do the work necessary to ensure the School Board has solid leadership and direction for our students and our future!”
“With the support and endorsement of Sheriff Ivey and the growing support we’ve received throughout District 4, I continue my promise to voters that I will work tirelessly on behalf of the best interests of all stakeholders who play a role in public education and the future of our most precious resources, the children of Brevard County”
DeSantis formally filed for the District 4 School Board Seat January 4 following a 15-year teaching career in Brevard County Schools.
In addition to Ivey’s endorsement, DeSantis has also received the formal endorsement of long-time Palm Shores Mayor Carol McCormack, as well as a host of endorsements from parents of her former students.
Those endorsements and testimonials on her candidacy can be found on her web page, CLICK HERE.
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