An Indiana Charter School Board favorite, Michelle Gough McKeown, Tony Bennett’s former attorney, serves as Pence’s CECI’s general counsel, pulling in $100,000 a year. After maternity leave, McKeown left Glenda Ritz’s IDOE and joined Pence’s CECI. McKeown is now on-hand at state board meetings, dueling it out with Ritz’s lawyer.
It sure takes dirty work and a lot of taxpayer money to strip power from a supt. of education who received more votes in the election than Mike Pence.