Two have connections to education - Darryle J. Buchanan, currently a Southfield school board trustee, and Charles Roddis, who leads the finance department in a downriver district.
Buchanan has been a driving force for change on the Southfield School Board.
will be missed in that position.
had difficulty in talking about anything other than education.
admitted that the loss of some key endorsements hurts, but he
is sticking to his
conviction that he
made the right decision in such areas as outsourcing to keep the district financially afloat.