In Remembrance: Lester Woodward, Former Board of Education Member

Sep. 14, 2018
Lester Ray Woodward

The DPS community is remembering Lester Ray Woodward, a former Denver board of education member, who passed away on Sept. 5. Lester was a member of the board from 1999-2005, and as President led the selection of Superintendent Michael Bennet.

In addition to his service to DPS, Lester also served on multiple boards in the community, including the Denver Chamber of Commerce, the Colorado Commission on Higher Education, Public Education Coalition and Citizens for Quality Schools.

More information about Lester’s legacy, details about his remembrance service and donations in his honor can be found here.