BOARD OF EDUCATION

Open Board Member Position 3

To apply for the open board member position, please use our Board of Education application. Applicants must reside in Member District 3. A map of the USD 378 Member Districts can be found here. The term for this position will run until January 2026. Applications are due by March 22, 2024.

For questions about the open board position, please contact Dr. Erin Flair, eflair@usd378.org or call 785-485-4020.

OVERVIEW

The Board of Education is elected by registered voters for 4-year terms. Each school year, they elect a President and Vice President. 

Board Responsibilities (duties)

Establish policy

Expenditures

Hire a Superintendent

Recommended personnel

Take action on annual budget

BOARD MEMBERS

Name

Title

Email

Phone

Brown, Samantha
Position #4

President

Email

785-761-5329

Ricketts, Justin
Position #5

Vice President

Email

785-770-7473

Anderes, Jarred
Position #1

Member

Email

785-317-6825

Greer, James
Position #2

Member

Email

Open
Position #3

Member

Mead, Nathan
Position #6

Member

Email

785-477-9920

Eslit, Shane
Position #7

Member

Email

785-341-9297

Rengstorf, Karissa

Board Clerk

Email

785-485-4000

BOARD OF EDUCATION COMMITTEES

COMMITTEE

MEMBERS

SUGGESTED MEETING TIMES

Facilities Maintenance

Justin Ricketts(chair)
James Greer
Jarred Anderes

Quarterly

Public Relations

Nathan Mead (chair)
Justin Ricketts
Jarred Anderes

Quarterly

Policy

Samantha Brown (chair)
Nathan Mead
Shane Eslit

Bi-annual

IBB

Samantha Brown (chair)
Shane Eslit
James Greer

Coordinate with Negotiations

Rigor Curriculum Schedules (RCS)

Samantha Brown (chair)
Shane Eslit

Coordinate with curriculum groups

BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETINGS

Monday, January 8, 2024

Riley County High School Library

7:00pm

Monday, February 12, 2024

Riley County High School Library

7:00pm

Monday, March 4, 2024

Riley County High School Library

7:00pm

Monday, April 8, 2024

Riley County High School Library

7:00pm

Monday, May 13, 2024

Riley County High School Library

7:00pm

Monday, June 10, 2024

Riley County High School Library

7:00pm

Monday, July 8, 2024

Riley County High School Library

7:00pm

Monday, August 12, 2024

Riley County High School Library

7:00pm

Monday, September 9, 2024

Riley County High School Library

7:00pm

Monday, October 14, 2024

Riley County High School Library

7:00pm

Monday, November 11, 2024

Riley County High School Library

7:00pm

Monday, December 9, 2024

Riley County High School Library

7:00pm

Monday, January 13, 2025

Riley County High School Library

7:00pm