About OSBA

Board Members

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.

Officers

President

Lori Theros [Email]
Region: Southeast
Board Position Held: Position 4
District: Klamath Falls City Schools, Board Member
Board Term Expires: 12/31/2015
Office Term Expires: 12/31/2014

President-elect

Dave Krumbein [Email]
Region: Columbia
Board Position Held: Position 2
District: Pendleton 16, Board Member
Board Term Expires: 12/31/2015
Office Term Expires: 12/31/2014

Vice President

Bobbie Regan [Email]
Region: Multnomah
Board Position Held: Position 17
District: Portland 1J, Board Member
Board Term Expires: 12/31/2014
Office Term Expires: 12/31/2014

Secretary-Treasurer

Samuel Lee [Email]
Region: Douglas/South Coast
Board Position Held: Position 9
District: Winston-Dillard 116, Board Member
Board Term Expires: 12/31/2014
Office Term Expires: 12/31/2014

Past president

Terry Lenchitsky [Email]
Region: Clackamas
Board Position Held: Position 7
District: Oregon Trail 46, Board Member
Board Term Expires: 12/31/2014
Office Term Expires: 12/31/2014

Board Members

Board Representative, Position 1

Mike Cosgrove [Email]
Region: Eastern
District: John Day 3, Board Member
Board Term Expires: 12/31/2014

Board Representative, Position 3

Doug Nelson [Email]
Region: Central
District: High Desert ESD, Board Member
Board Term Expires: 12/31/2014

Board Representative, Position 4

Steve Lowell [Email]
Region: Southeast
District: Klamath County, Board Member
Board Term Expires: 12/31/2015

Board Representative, Position 5

Craig Prewitt [Email]
Region: Southern
District: Phoenix-Talent 4, Board Chair
Board Term Expires: 12/31/2014

Board Representative, Position 6

Sherry Duerst-Higgins [Email]
Region: Lane
District: South Lane 45J/Lane ESD, Board Chair/Board Member
Board Term Expires: 12/31/2015

Board Representative, Position 8

Betty Reynolds [Email]
Region: Clackamas
District: West Linn-Wilsonville 3J, Board Member
Board Term Expires: 12/31/2015

Board Representative, Position 10

Anne Schuster [Email]
Region: Linn/Benton/Lincoln
District: Corvallis 509J, Board Member
Board Term Expires: 12/31/2015

Board Representative, Position 11

Tass Morrison [Email]
Region: Marion
District: North Santiam 29, Board Chair
Board Term Expires: 12/31/2014

Board Representative, Position 12

David Beeson [Email]
Region: Marion
District: Silver Falls 4J, Board Member
Board Term Expires: 12/31/2015

Board Representative, Position 13

Stan Primozich [Email]
Region: Yamhill/Polk
District: McMinnville 40, Board Member
Board Term Expires: 12/31/2014

Board Representative, Position 14

Greg Kintz [Email]
Region: North Coast
District: Vernonia 47J, Board Member
Board Term Expires: 12/31/2015

Board Representative, Position 15

LeeAnn Larsen [Email]
Region: Washington
District: Beaverton 48J, Board Member
Board Term Expires: 12/31/2014

Board Representative, Position 16

Maureen Wolf [Email]
Region: Washington
District: Tigard-Tualatin 23J, Board Member
Board Term Expires: 12/31/2015

Board Representative, Position 18

Kris Howatt [Email]
Region: Multnomah
District: Gresham-Barlow 10, Board Member
Board Term Expires: 12/31/2015

Board Representative, Position 19

Doug Montgomery [Email]
Region: Multnomah
District: Multnomah ESD, Board Member
Board Term Expires: 12/31/2014

Ex-Officio Members

OAESD President

Verneda Wagner [Email]
District: InterMoutain ESD, Board Member

COSA Executive Director

Craig Hawkins [Email]
District: COSA, Executive Director

State Board of Education Member

Samuel Henry [Email]
District: OR Dept of Education, Board Chair

OCCA Past President

Jim Harper [Email]
District: Portland CC, Board Member