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Posted on Sun, Dec 18, 2011 : 2:23 p.m.

Ypsilanti school board trustee recognized for 17 years of service

By Staff

Floyd Brumfield, who has served as an Ypsilanit Public Schools trustee for 17 years, was recognized at the Dec. 12 board meeting for his years of service. 


From left, Floyd Brumfield, vice presdient of the Ypsilanti school board, stands with Dedrick Martin, Superintendent of Ypsilanti Public Schools, and David Bates, board president.

Courtesy of Ypsilanti Public Schools

During his tenure he has served as president and vice president of the board. He has been involved with hiring three superintendents, the successful passage of two bond campaigns, the implementation of the Schools of Choice program and overseeing the reconfiguration of the district.

Brumfield was also active in the Michigan Association of School Boards, completing numerous classes and receiving the President’s Award of Recognition. He has also served as president of the MASB’s Caucus of Black School Board Members. Brumfield chose not to run for re-election, and his term ends Dec. 31.



Mon, Dec 19, 2011 : 4:43 p.m.

I always like how Floyd's wife would give him hand signals at meetings telling him which way to vote. David Bates and Kira Berman, you two are the next to go.


Mon, Dec 19, 2011 : 2:50 p.m.

Thank you, Floyd; You really care and it showed.

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Mon, Dec 19, 2011 : 3:28 a.m.

"... who has served as an Ypsilanit Public Schools..." "Ypsilanit"?!? nice proofread...