NC RESA is extremely grateful to David Hewitt for his 27 years of service on NC RESA’s Board of Education. David has represented and advocated for the entire Newaygo County community, prioritizing the needs and interests of students at Newaygo County RESA and all schools in Newaygo County. Through his adept skills in governance and policy making, David has cultivated a culture of support and success within the Agency and throughout the community.
“David has demonstrated a strong commitment to the shared vision and mission of Newaygo County RESA and has used them as his guide in making decisions and communicating with others about the Agency's work,” stated Dr. Lori Tubbergen Clark, NC RESA Superintendent.
Since his appointment on July 11, 1994, David has contributed thousands of hours preparing for and presiding over nearly 350 meetings during his tenure and will leave a legacy. David is highly respected not only for his sound decision making and leadership, but because he cares deeply for every student and each staff member.
State Representative Scott VanSingel attended David’s last board meeting on June 28 and presented him with a tribute from the State of Michigan and signed by Governor Witmer, Lt. Gov. Gilcrest, Representative Van Singel, and Senator Bumstead recognizing his years of service. “David’s service to Newaygo County RESA has been a meaningful and long-term contribution to the Agency and the Newaygo County community,” Dr. Clark emphasized. “Mr. Hewitt’s 27 years of devoted service to NC RESA and the Newaygo County school community will be cherished.”