Plymouth’s School Committee is comprised of seven members elected for three-year, overlapping terms at the Town Elections held each May. The School Committee maintains membership in several professional organizations, including the Massachusetts Association of School Committees (MASC) and the National School Boards Association (NSBA). These organizations provide ongoing training for School Committee members and help inform of the issues and events of importance in fulfilling the role of School Committee member.

Primary Responsibilities

Oversee the annual school budget

Develop school system policies

Hire and review the performance of the Superintendent of Schools

Advocate for the school system with citizens and Town Government



  • Mr. Dennis Begley
    Mr. Dennis Begley Committee Member
  • Ms. Michelle L. Badger
    Ms. Michelle L. Badger Committee Member
  • Ms. Kim S. Hunt
    Ms. Kim S. Hunt Vice Chair
  • Mrs. Lee Truschelli
    Mrs. Lee Truschelli Committee Member
  • Mrs. Margie C. Burgess
    Mrs. Margie C. Burgess Committee Member
  • Mr. Robert P. Morgan
    Mr. Robert P. Morgan Secretary
  • Dr. James R. Sorensen
    Dr. James R. Sorensen Chairman

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