Board Members

John Coers, Board President, elected in 2017, up for re-election in 2021
Mary Jo Janssen, Vice-President, elected in 2019, up for re-election in 2023
Karen Davison, Secretary, elected in 2019, up for re-election in 2023
Richard Dobey, elected in 2017, up for re-election in 2021
Matthew Davison, elected in 2019, up for election in 2023
Jason Melton, appointed in 2019, up for election in 2023
Kathy Merriman, elected in 2017, up for re-election in 2021

To email the Board of Education, please click on the above names for a link to an email address.  Please note:  1) Any communication received will be shared at the next regularly scheduled Board meeting, so it may be up to 30 days before you receive a reply, and 2) NH-M ESD #88 Board Policy 2:140 states that "If contacted individually,Board members will refer the person to the appropriate level of authority, except in unusual situations."


In accordance with Public Act 97-504, the following Board members have completed the Open Meetings Act training.  Documentation of such training is on file in the District Office.

John Coers
Karen Davison
Richard Dobey
Mary Jo Janssen
Kathy Merriman


The following Board members have completed the 4 hours of mandatory training on professional development leadership and performance evaluation:

Richard Dobey
Mary Jo Janssen
Kathy Merriman