Members of the Vancouver School District's Board of Directors are elected by the citizens of the community to four-year terms. The board sets the district's goals and policies and is the
governing body for adoption of school budgets. Learn more>>
Acting as secretary to the school board, the superintendent is responsible to them for implementing policies and operation of the schools.
School Board meetings are held at 5:15 p.m. at the Robert C. Bates Center for Educational Leadership, 2921 Falk Road, on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month.
Dale Q. Rice Board President
Served since 1990 - Term expires 2015
Edri Geiger Board Vice-President
Education consultant, former Vancouver School District teacher. First elected in November 2005 - Term expires 2015
Kathy Gillespie Longtime Vancouver schools volunteer, former newspaper reporter and editor.
First elected in November 2009 - Term expires 2017
Mark Stoker Attorney, Heurlin, Potter, John, Leatham & Holtmann, P.S.
Appointed to the board in September 2007. Elected November 2009. Term expires 2017.
Mari Greves Former buyer and sales manager; community volunteer.
Served since 1995 - Term expires 2015