...Del. Charles Barkley (D-Dist. 39) of Germantown is sponsoring both bills. Del. Brian Feldman (D-Dist. 15) of Potomac and Sen. Nancy King (D-Dist. 39) of Montgomery Village are also sponsors on the compensation-related bill.
That bill proposes that the board member’s annual salaries be bumped up by 35 percent, from $18,500 to $25,000. The board president would receive $4,000 over member salaries, as is the case now.
Barkley said it is time that compensation of board members was increased, because of the amount of time that board members devote to their work. The board’s salary was last increased during the 2002 legislative session, from $12,000 to $18,500...
Sunday, November 4, 2012
Bills would expand Montgomery school board, boost pay