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

Betty Reynolds [Email]
Region: Clackamas
Board Position Held: Position 8
District: West Linn-Wilsonville 3J, Board Member
Board Term Expires: 12/31/2017
Office Term Expires: 12/31/2017

President-elect

LeeAnn Larsen [Email]
Region: Washington
Board Position Held: Position 15
District: Beaverton 48J, Board Member
Board Term Expires: 12/31/2018
Office Term Expires: 12/31/2017

Vice President

Tass Morrison [Email]
Region: Marion
Board Position Held: Position 11
District: North Santiam 29, Board Member
Board Term Expires: 12/31/2018
Office Term Expires: 12/31/2017

Secretary-Treasurer

Don Cruise [Email]
Region: Linn/Benton/Lincoln
Board Position Held: Position 10
District: Philomath 17J, Board Member
Board Term Expires: 12/31/2017
Office Term Expires: 12/31/2017

Past president

Doug Nelson [Email]
Region: Central
Board Position Held: Position 3
District: High Desert ESD, Board Member
Board Term Expires: 12/31/2017
Office Term Expires: 12/31/2017

Board Members

Board Representative, Position 1

Kevin Cassidy [Email]
Region: Eastern
District: Baker 5J, Board Chair
Board Term Expires: 12/31/2018

Board Representative, Position 2

Scott Rogers [Email]
Region: Gorge
District: Athena-Weston 29J, Board Chair
Board Term Expires: 12/31/2018

Board Representative, Position 3

Cheri Helt [Email]
Region: Central
District: Bend-La Pine 1, Board Member
Board Term Expires: 12/31/2017

Board Representative, Position 4

Lori Theros [Email]
Region: Southeast
District: Klamath Falls City Schools, Board Chair
Board Term Expires: 12/31/2017

Board Representative, Position 5

Craig Prewitt [Email]
Region: Southern
District: Phoenix-Talent 4, Board Chair
Board Term Expires: 12/31/2018

Board Representative, Position 6

Sherry Duerst-Higgins [Email]
Region: Lane
District: South Lane 45J/Lane ESD, Board Chair/Board Member
Board Term Expires: 12/31/2017

Board Representative, Position 7

Carlos Castaneda [Email]
Region: Clackamas
District: Gladstone 115, Board Member
Board Term Expires: 12/31/2018

Board Representative, Position 9

Hank Perry [Email]
Region: Douglas/South Coast
District: Douglas ESD, Board Chair
Board Term Expires: 12/31/2018

Board Representative, Position 12

Kaye Jones [Email]
Region: Marion
District: Jefferson 14J, Board Member
Board Term Expires: 12/31/2017

Board Representative, Position 13

Susan FitzGerald [Email]
Region: Yamhill/Polk
District: Yamhill-Carlton 1, Board Member
Board Term Expires: 12/31/2018

Board Representative, Position 14

Greg Kintz [Email]
Region: North Coast
District: Vernonia 47J, Board Member
Board Term Expires: 12/31/2017

Board Representative, Position 16

Maureen Wolf [Email]
Region: Washington
District: Tigard-Tualatin 23J, Board Chair
Board Term Expires: 12/31/2017

Position 17 - Vacant

Region: Multnomah
Email: info@osba.org

Board Representative, Position 18

Kris Howatt [Email]
Region: Multnomah
District: Gresham-Barlow 10, Board Member
Board Term Expires: 12/31/2017

Board Representative, Position 19

Paul Anthony [Email]
Region: Multnomah
District: Portland 1J, Board Member
Board Term Expires: 12/31/2018

Ex-Officio Members

OAESD representative

Joel Robe [Email]
District: Lane ESD, Board Member

COSA Executive Director

Craig Hawkins [Email]
District: COSA, Executive Director

State Board of Education Member

Charles Martinez [Email]
District: OR Dept of Education, Board Chair