Special to SEGAZINE
Jesup insurance agent Mike Long has been named to the State Board of Education.Long learned Monday afternoon that he will be sworn in Dec. 2, kicking off four days of training. His first Board meeting will be Dec. 4.“I hope to be the spokesperson of the majority of the people in our area on educational issues,” Long said, adding, “I’ve always tried to be a good servant.”Long will represent Georgia’s First Congressional District. He will be completing the seven-year term of Linda Zechmann, who recently resigned. That term will run through 2015.