LORAIN — Concerns raised by an Academic Distress Commission member brought Lorain Schools CEO’s authorized reimbursements under fire at Tuesday’s Board of Education meeting.

In a letter commission member Diane Conibear-Xander sent to Attorney Anthony Farris from the Ohio Attorney General’s Office, she highlighted concerns she had with Sunshine Laws and a reimbursement check for moving expenses beyond what was allowed in Chief Schools Officer LaKimbre Brown’s contract.

Conibear-Xander noted reimbursements were close to $16,000, almost $6,000 more than outlined in Brown’s contract, according to information she obtained via public record. Conibear-Xander pointed to cashiers’ checks and receipts, as well as the district reimbursing Brown for 44 nights in a Washington, D.C., condo via Airbnb.

The condo,

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