Board of Education

The Mason Public Schools Board of Education is comprised of seven members who serve overlapping terms of six years each. Regular Board of Education meetings are held on the second Thursday of each month. Special meetings are scheduled as needed. Regular meetings begin at 7:00 p.m. at Mason City Hall, unless otherwise noted.

 Meet the Board

 Christopher Mumby, President
 Elected: 2016
 Term Expires: 2026

Liz Evans, Vice President
Elected: 2016
Term Expires: 2028

Kurt Creamer, Treasurer
Elected: 2014
Term Expires: 2024

Steve Duane, Secretary
Elected: 2020
Term Expires: 2026

 Bryan Droscha, Trustee
Elected: 2022
Term Expires: 2028

 Michael Kelly, Trustee
 Elected: 2018
 Term Expires: 2024

Amy Lark, Trustee
Elected: 2022
Term Expires: 2028

Regular Board of Education meetings are held on the second Thursday of each month. Special meetings are scheduled as needed. Regular meetings begin at 7:00 pm in Mason City Hall's Council Chambers, except as indicated. 

All meetings of the Board are open to the public except those specifically exempted by law. Closed sessions may be called to discuss certain personnel matters, student discipline, contract negotiations, and for consultation with attorneys on pending litigation. No vote on any item may be taken in closed session.

A quorum of four board members is needed to conduct business. The superintendent and administrative staff are available at board meetings to provide reports and background information.

Minutes are recorded at each board meeting. These minutes are public record and, as such, are available to interested individuals.

Upcoming Meetings

PDF DocumentNotice of Regular Board of Education Meetings
Location: Mason City Hall, unless otherwise noted, 7:00 p.m. 

Regular meetings are recorded and Live Streamed on YouTube.

Monday, January 9, 2023 - Organizational Meeting
Monday, February 6, 2023 - PDF DocumentNOTICE: Special Meeting/Board Workshop
Thursday, February 9, 2023                     
Thursday, March 9, 2023 
Tuesday, March 14, 2023 - PDF DocumentNOTICE: Special Meeting/Student Discipline Hearing
Wednesday, April 12, 2023 - PDF DocumentNOTICE: Cancellation of Special Meeting
Thursday, April 13, 2023
Thursday, April 20, 2023 - PDF DocumentNOTICE: Special Meeting/Student Discipline Hearing
Thursday, May 11, 2023
PDF DocumentThursday, May 18, 2023 -  NOTICE: Special Meeting/IISD Election Resolution                              
Thursday, June 8, 2023                        
PDF DocumentThursday, June 22, 2023  - Budget Hearing - 6:00 p.m.
Thursday, July 13, 2023                                 
Thursday, August 10, 2023   
PDF DocumentThursday, August 17, 2023 - NOTICE: Special Meeting/Student Discipline Hearing  Thursday, September 14, 2023                    
Thursday, October 12, 2023                                  
Thursday, November 9, 2023                 
Thursday, December 14, 2023                    
Thursday, January 11, 2024

PDF DocumentNotice of Committee Meeting Schedules

Finance & Property Committee – 5:15 p.m.

1st Thursday of the Month at Mason City Hall, 2nd-floor conference room
Kurt Creamer - Chairperson, Bryan Droscha, Christopher Mumby

February 2, 2023
March 2, 2023
April 6, 2023
May 4, 2023
PDF DocumentJune 1, 2023 - Rescheduled for June 15, 2023, at 6:30 p.m. NOTICE
August 3, 2023
PDF DocumentSeptember 7, 2023 - NOTICE: Cancellation of Meeting 
October 5, 2023
November 2, 2023
December 7, 2023
January 4, 2024

Policy & Community Committee – 5:15 p.m.

3rd Thursday of the Month at Mason City Hall, 2nd-floor conference room
Amy Lark - Chairperson, Steve Duane, Michael Kelly

February 16, 2023
March 16, 2023  
April 20, 2023  
May 18, 2023  
June 15, 2023   
August 17, 2023 
September 21, 2023  
October 19, 2023 
November 16, 2023 
December 21, 2023

Curriculum & Staff Committee – 5:15 p.m.

4th Thursday of the Month at Mason City Hall, 2nd-floor conference room
Steve Duane - Chairperson, Liz Evans, Amy Lark

January 26, 2023
February 23, 2023
March 23, 2023 March 16, 2023, at 6:30 p.m. PDF DocumentNotice of Date Change
April 27, 2023
May 25, 2023
June 22, 2023
PDF DocumentAugust 24, 2023 - NOTICE: Meeting Cancellation
September 28, 2023
October 26, 2023
November 30, 2023 (Fifth Thursday)
December 21, 2023 (Third Thursday/6:30 p.m.)

Executive Committee - as needed

Christopher Mumby - Chairperson, Liz Evans, Kurt Creamer

 

 

View Board meeting agendas and minutes on BoardBook.

Board policies are available on BoardDocs