About OSBA

OSBA Board

The OSBA board consists of up to 21 directors, each elected on a regional basis for a two-calendar-year term. The board also includes these non-voting ex-officio members:

  • Any director of the National School Boards Association elected from Oregon
  • The immediate past president of the Oregon Association of School Executives
  • The immediate past president of the Confederation of Oregon School Administrators
  • The board section president of the Oregon Association of Education Service Districts
  • The president of the Oregon Community College Association
  • The chair of the State Board of Education

Board Member and Officer Roles and Responsibilities   
Essential Duties of OSBA Board Members 
Eligibility to Serve and Term of Office
Board and Executive Director Operating Agreements
OSBA Finance Committee

President's Post
Updates on OSBA board goals and activities from OSBA's President.

Green named as OSBA’s new executive director

Jim Green, a longtime and highly respected legislative advocate for Oregon's public schools, has been selected as OSBA’s next executive director, effective Jan. 1, 2017.

Miller-Jones to retire Jan. 1 as OSBA executive director

A search firm will be hired to develop a timeline and process so the OSBA Board can hire a highly qualified candidate and ensure a smooth transition.

OSBA Board nomination deadline approaching Sept. 30

Member boards may also submit resolutions for a vote by the membership.

OSBA Board welcomes new officers, receives positive audit and financial news

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.

OSBA Fall Regionals coming to a location near you

Keeping you in the loop - August 2016 Update from Betsy Miller-Jones

OSBA plans mailing address change

OSBA will discontinue use of its existing P.O. Box about July 1.

OSBA work group tackles longstanding revenue reform issue

Keeping you in the loop - June 2016 Update from Betsy Miller-Jones

Reminder: OSBA mailing address change effective July 1

OSBA will discontinue use of its existing P.O. Box on July 1.

Resolving the revenue reform question requires working together

Keeping you in the loop - October 2016 Update from Betsy Miller-Jones

Reynolds elected to NSBAC Board

The NSBAC was founded by NSBA to ensure, through legislative, legal and public advocacy, that federal policy supports and strengthens the nation’s 14,000 public school systems serving 50 million public school students.

Summer Board Conference concludes in Bend

A weekend of intensive learning and keynotes from state education leaders wrapped up Sunday.

Ten OSBA Board positions open soon for nominations

Nominations will open Aug. 22; member boards may also submit resolutions on that date for a vote by the membership.

Three OSBA efforts aligning as 2017 session approaches

Keeping you in the loop - September 2016 Update from Betsy Miller-Jones