Question: Conflict of Interest if school board candidate is PTO president candidate

Is it a conflict of interest when somebody who is running for school board is also running for PTO President? Why or why not?

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Advice from PTO Today

lharac writes:
Someone else asked a similar question about a board of ed member serving as PTO president that was answered in the Q&A; the basic gist of it is, as long as the bylaws requirements for president are met, there should be no problem with this scenario from the parent group side of things. If you're concerned about something in particular, feel free to post it here and we'll try to help out.

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