Election/Appointment Date: 11/4/2014 Seat Expires/Next Election: 2026
Beth has been on the board since 2014 and currently serves as Vice President. She is the chair of the Operations Committee which handles building, grounds, transportation and safety and serves on the Policy and Community/Public Relations Committee. She is a graduate of Portland Public Schools and moved back to raise her family. Beth earned a bachelor’s degree from MSU and earned her MBA after all of her kids were in Portland schools. Before serving on the board Beth worked with the school as a coach, President of the PTO and volunteered in many positions to benefit students. She is a believer in continuing education and is currently in the process of earning a CBA which is a training program for school board members and also the CPCU insurance designation. She works as a Regional Director in the insurance industry and her business experience and dedication to children has allowed her to make good decisions based on business needs and the needs of our children, staff and district. Beth believes it takes a lot of involvement to have the great community we have and she loves being part of it.