BOE races are non-partisan and so is HOPE. Our recommendation below is for District 5 for the Nov 8, 2016 election.
District 5 comprises Ashland, Medina, Richland and Wayne counties and portions of Cuyahoga, Holmes, Stark, and Summit counties..
Roslyn Painter-Goffi is a retired teacher and librarian with over 30 years of experience working in public schools. For the last 22 years of her career, she worked in the Berea City School District, a suburb of Cleveland.
During her time at Berea City Schools, Roslyn served on many district committees. She also served the Berea Federation of Teachers as a building representative, director of membership and as president of the local chapter for six years. During her presidency, she collaborated with local administration to implement a professional development program. She currently serves as a trustee on the Berea Education Foundation Board.
Mrs. Painter-Goffi lives in Strongsville. Married to Ernie Goffi for 36 years, she has three children and eight grandchildren.