Election/Appointment Date: 11/4/2014 Seat Expires/Next Election: 2026
Beth has been on the board since 2014 and currently serves as Board President. She is the chair of the Personnel and Negotiations Committee which ensures successful negotiations and personnel relations and 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 schools as a coach, PTO President and volunteered in many positions to benefit students in Portland. She is a believer in continuous learning and recently earned her Level 2 Award of Merit school board member training 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.