School Board Member recognized for earning honorable distinction  

Florida School Boards Association (FSBA) is proud to recognize Cindy Johnson Brown, Washington County School Board member, as their newest Certified Board Member (CBM). 

To earn the initial distinction of a CBM, members must complete 96 hours of  training in three different content areas: leadership, advocacy, and knowledge.  

“I am proud to recognize Cindy as a Certified Board Member,” FSBA Leadership Services Director Tina Pinkoson said. “Since her election in 2022 Cindy has shown a willingness and desire to learn.” 

The Certified Board Member (CBM) Distinction is one of several professional development programs offered by FSBA to ensure board members obtain a well-rounded and thorough understanding of his or her policy-making job responsibilities.  

The Florida School Boards Association is the professional association for school boards in Florida. The mission of FSBA is to increase student achievement through the development of effective school board leadership and advocacy for public education.