ST. THOMAS — V.I. Inspector General Steven van Beverhoudt says he is disappointed by the recent leak of a preliminary draft audit of the Board of Education.

The undated, 42-page draft audit detailed rampant financial abuses that included members paying themselves stipends to attend events such as high school graduations and educators’ funerals.

— Contact Suzanne Carlson at 340-714-9122 or email scarlson@dailynews.vi.