Founded in 1946, OSBA is governed by a member-elected board and serves K-12 public school boards, public charter school boards, education service district boards, community college boards and the State Board of Education. Through legislative advocacy at state and federal levels, board leadership training, employee management assistance and policy, legal and financial services, OSBA helps locally-elected volunteers fulfill their complex public education roles.
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Keeping You in the Loop
Updates on OSBA programs, services and actions from OSBA's Executive Director.
Updates on OSBA board goals and activities from OSBA's President.
President's Post: January 2014 Update from Lori Theros, OSBA board president
Mike Cosgrove, Steven Lowell, Betty Reynolds, LeeAnn Larsen and Maureen Wolf took office Jan. 1.
OSBA Executive Director Betsy Miller-Jones was re-elected as Pacific Region secretary-treasurer and OSBA Past President Kris Howatt (Gresham-Barlow School Board) was elected as the alternate Pacific Region representative to the NSBA Policies and Resolutions Committee.
The outlook for the year for the Oregon School Boards Association finances is positive, allowing OSBA to continue to provide needed services to school districts.
Keeping you in the loop - January 2014 Update from Betsy Miller-Jones
The OSBA finance committee is responsible for reviewing monthly finances and overseeing budgeting, annual auditing and reporting.
Theros reflects on her commitment to education and greets OSBA's membership.