Lodi Unified released the following statement a day after police reported the arrest of Millswood Middle School Secretary Susan Taylor for allegedly embezzling $2,000 from the Parent Club.
From Personnel Director Mike McKilligan:
“We are aware of the arrest of a Lodi Unified School District employee by local law enforcement authorities. Lodi Unified is cooperating fully with the police department during this investigation. We are committed to ensuring that the legal rights of our students and staff are protected.
This is a new development. There will be no rush to judgment. As this is an ongoing investigation, there will be no further comment by the district until the investigation and any legal proceedings provide us with information that would warrant a particular action.
Lodi Unified School District values the participation of parents in the education of their children. We understand how important this is to the community which we serve.”