Some might wonder why a young man in the bloom of his youth would want to spend the next three years toiling away as a trustee on the school board.
But for 24-year-old Alvin Singh, nominated by COPE this past Sunday as a candidate for the board, it’s a no brainer.
“I don’t consider three years of being a school board trustee to be a waste of some of the best years of my life,” said Singh. “It’s really, really important actually. Especially now.”