Commissioner Bob Ott appeared to take umbrage at Cupid’s remarks.
“What is unfair is to drag Dr. McMorris through the mud over a procedural issue,” Ott said. “Her record, her education, her job performance speak for themselves.”
After the vote, McMorris thanked the board for the opportunity.
“I assure you that you have the best because this team isn’t going to let me fail,” she said.