Dean Reece retires from school board
Dean Reece, a 1957 graduate of Bethel High School and an all-state basketball player for the Blue Demons, recently resigned his position with the Santa Maria Joint Union School Board, a position he was elected to in 2002.
He is a longtime California educator having served as teacher, principal and superintendent of the Santa Maria Joint Union High School District. He and his wife, Donna Kay, are the parents of Kelly and Todd, and the grandparents of Zackery and twins Brianna and Jeremy.
Reece is the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Zemery Reece of Canton.