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Reader Opinion: Admiration for Ward

Since I've known John Ward there has been one constant — his passion for service, for unconditional care and love for all whom he touches.

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It’s said that excitement is temporary; passion lasts a lifetime. I’ve been privileged to know John Ward for over four decades. Since the time we met on a distant football field to this Autumn day there has been one constant — his passion for service, for unconditional care and love for all whom he touches; for life itself.

If you haven’t had the unique pleasure of meeting him, I hope you soon do. He’s a man who’ll look you in the eye and be completely immersed in you, your interests and issues. You’ll witness his passion.

John has other admirable qualities that enable him to succeed in so many endeavors — a work ethic that includes meticulous preparation, his research and preparation qualifies him to serve with integrity and competence. Passion! Yes. Preparation! Yes. It’s a combination that’ll serve ISD 181 well, as it has in all aspects of this leader's life.

Ron Stolski

Baxter

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