Brad Bohannan, president of the Benton School Board, was commended for his service to the school district and the local community during a board meeting Monday night.
Bohannan was attending the board session for his final time as a member of the school district's governing body.
Jackie Sasfai will be taking his place on the seven-member panel beginning with the October board meeting. Bohannan did not seek re-election to another term.
In the meeting this week, Superintendent Jeff Collum presented Bohannan with a Panther Pride award after lauding his leadership.