From Lexington school bus driver to school board member

Jada Garris, a Gilbert bus driver, became a watchdog over the Lexington 1 school board. She was elected to the board on Nov. 6 and is now tasked with figuring out how to handle the transition and how she can get stuff done.
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Jada Garris, a Gilbert bus driver, became a watchdog over the Lexington 1 school board. She was elected to the board on Nov. 6 and is now tasked with figuring out how to handle the transition and how she can get stuff done.

Isabella Cueto covers Lexington County, one of the fastest-growing areas of South Carolina. She is a bilingual multimedia journalist from Miami, Florida. She previously worked as a reporter for The Medill Justice Project and WLRN, South Florida’s NPR station. She attended the University of Miami.