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BOARD OF EDUCATION VIRTUAL MEETING INFORMATION

The meeting is open to the Public and will also be streamed virtually.


 For those who attend virtually, the Agendas are available here
Board Meeting Agendas, Minutes, Policies
Board Meeting Agendas, Minutes, and Policies are now accessible through the Board Docs web site. 
Board of Education
The Marysville Board of Education is comprised of five elected members, each serving four year terms.  The terms are staggered so that two seats are voted on in one election, and then three seats in the election two years later. 
 
The Board of Education sets policy and direction for the Marysville Exempted Village School District, while providing supervisory oversight with regard to all contracts, employment, and development of educational programs.  The Board is also responsible for hiring and evaluating both the Superintendent and the Treasurer. 
 
To best perform these duties, the Board of Education has spent significant time focusing on board development and training. In May 2012, the Board developed a Governance Team Operating Protocol to enhance teamwork and professionalism among members of the Board and between the Board, Superintendent, and Treasurer.  Click on the link for the most recent revision of the Marysville Exempted Village Governance Team Operating Protocol.
 
In addition, the Board has developed goals aligned to the district strategic plan. The goals for the 2020-21 school year were approved at the August 2020 Regular Board Meeting:  2021-22 Board Goals
 
The Marysville Board of Education welcomes your questions and comments.  We are proud to serve our district and our community.  Together, we can provide opportunities for our students today that will prepare them to be leaders of tomorrow!  
Community Coffees
In order to provide community stakeholders additional opportunities to share their thoughts, questions and/or concerns, Board members hold a monthly Community Coffee.  At each Community Coffee, there will be one or two Board members present.  

The meetings will be held at the Marysville Public Library from 2:00 PM. to 3:00 PM.  When weather permits, meetings will be outside at the Green Chair patio area.  If weather does not cooperate, Board members will be just inside the main entrance in the break area near the front door. 

Community Coffee Dates: 

Sunday, May 15 
Sunday, June 12
Sunday, July 17
Sunday, August 14

Community members can also contact the Board with questions, concerns, and/or suggestions via email at: [email protected]
Board Members Bios
Sue Devine and her husband Steve, a Marysville graduate, moved back to Marysville in 1994. Their three children, Stephanie, Paul and Connor, attended and graduated from Marysville Schools.  Sue was the past Director of Finance and Development for the Union County Foundation, and currently serves on the Union County Chamber of Commerce Board of Trustees as the education representative.  Sue has received both the Ohio School Boards Association Award of Achievement and Master Board Member Award (a lifetime distinction) based on her commitment to learning and leadership.
 
Dick Smith and his wife, Linda, have made Marysville their family's home since 1971.  Their sons, Matt and Chris, attended and graduated from the Marysville Schools system. Currently, 4 of Dick’s 5 grandchildren attend Marysville Schools attending Bunsold, MHS and MECHS.  Dick retired from Marysville Schools after teaching and coaching for thirty-nine years.  He previously served the community on several boards for the Union County Courts as well as City commissions.  Dick has earned the OSBA Award of Achievement 3 times, the 4 OSBA STAR Awards and will receive the Master School Board Award this Fall.   
 

Bill Keck and his wife, Gail, have lived on their family farm near Raymond since 1989. Their three children, Ellen Jones, Carol Hamilton and David Keck are all graduates of the Marysville school system. Bill has a total of 35 years of teaching experience and retired from the Marysville Schools in 2020 after teaching agriculture at Marysville High School for 33 years. He also has five years of experience teaching laboratory pedagogy at The Ohio State University. He is a member of the Northwestern Lions Club, the Marysville FFA alumni and First Lutheran Church in Bellefontaine.

 
Nan Savidge and her husband, Eric, have made Marysville their home since 2001.  They are the parents of two children, Emily (class of 2013) a 6th grade teacher and OSU alumni, and Charlie (class of 2017) Marketing major and recent OU graduate.  Nan was formerly a Staff Administrator at Honda of America in Planning and Communications.  Since retirement Nan has devoted her time to volunteering in the community and supporting her family. Nan has been a dedicated member of the Marysville School board since appointed in 2015 and then being elected in 2016. Nan has received the Ohio School Board Association “Award of Achievement”.  She is committed to education and lifelong learning. As part of her role she is also a board member for Ohio Hi-Point Career Center.

Jermaine Ferguson is a resident of Marysville with his wife Anita and their four young children Judah, Julianna, Alexia, and Alexander. A Marysville graduate of the the class of 2008, a veteran of the United State Marine Corps, and an advocate for children and youth in the child welfare system and the military and veteran community.  Jermain currently serves on various nonprofit and community boards and the Planning Commission of the City of Marysville. 
Upcoming Meetings
Board Members
Sue Devine, President 

Nan Savidge, Vice President 
 

Jermaine Ferguson

All Members

Diane Allen
Superintendent
 
Todd Johnson
Treasurer/CFO
 
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Office Information

Board of Education
1000 Edgewood Dr
Marysville, OH  43040
 
 
Office Hours
Monday - Friday 
8:00 - 4:00  
 
Phone:  937-578-6100
Fax:  937-578-6113
Awards
2015 business of the year
momentum award 2016
momentum award 2017
momentum award 2018
innovation grant winner
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