Ex-Detroit School Board President Otis Mathis is scheduled to be arraigned in Wayne County Circuit Court on misconduct in office and obscene conduct charges.
Prosecutors say Mathis will appear Thursday morning before Judge David Groner.READ MORE: Interest In Unionizing Grows Among Michigan Starbucks Workers
Mathis is accused of fondling himself during a June 16 private meeting with ex-schools Superintendent Teresa Gueyser. He’s free on a $50,000 bond,
Mathis stepped down as president in a letter to the board June 17.READ MORE: Delta Unveils New Face Recognition Screen That Displays Personalized Flight Information
In it, Mathis wrote that he “made inappropriate actions toward a professional employee of the board” and that he regretted his actions.
He tried to withdraw his resignation, but his ex-colleagues wouldn’t allow him back.MORE NEWS: Highland Park Shooting Suspect Bobby Crimo III Charged With 7 Counts Of First-Degree Murder
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