School Director Spotlight

MR. GEORGE MARGETAS

  • Years on the WYASD Board of Directors: 6, currently Board Treasurer

  • Occupation:  Attorney

 

What would you say the most important issue is before the Board right now?

Keep using the money we have in reserve responsibly while doing the best service we can for the children that attended our district and balancing that against taxpayers' needs.

What would you like the community to know about the West York Area School District?

Everyone works hard every day to make West York the absolute best school district in the area.

What makes West York's mission, Every Student Every Day, powerful for you?

It captures what the mission of everyone involved in education is truly about.

Where do you see the District in 5 years,10 years, 20 years,

and how do you see your role on the Board as an integral part of this?

I see the district flourishing and providing quality education as it has in the past, the present and will continue into the future. As a board member, I hope to carry on the tradition of excellence as previous boards have.

Where might we find you on the weekend?

With my wife and daughter enjoying our family and friends

What might people be surprised to know about you?

I speak 3 languages.

What is one piece of advice you would share with our High School seniors?

Enjoy the time you have with your friends and family before moving on with the next phase of their lives. High school is a time to make lasting memories.

What would you do even if you didn’t get paid to do it?

Go fishing.