The USD 398 board of education unanimously voted for Shayla Clark to replace William Spangler Monday at its special meeting.
Jarrod Gaines was the other USD 398 district six candidate.
Even though they voted by ballot, all six board member voted for Clark.
Terry Eberhard and Barry Peter would not clarify why they voted for Clark.
“Hopefully because we thought that she was the best candidate,” Peter said.
Clark was sworn in Monday and will be part of the meeting 7 p.m. Feb. 13.
“I’m looking forward to helping out and leading us in a good direction,” Clark said.