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Legislative Committee

Legislative Committee

2022-23 Legislative Committee Members

The KASB Legislative Committee helps craft the legislative priorities of the association. The committee is comprised of representatives who are appointed by the KASB president from each of KASB’s 10 geographic regions. In addition, the five largest member school districts each select a board member to serve on the committee. The committee is chaired by the immediate past president of KASB. Learn more about the Legislative Committee process here. 


KASB Past-President - Chairperson

Shannon Kimball, Lawrence USD 497
skimball@usd497.org

REGION 1

Tracey Hannah
Basehor-Linwood USD 458

REGION 2

Sue Bolley
Topeka USD 501

REGION 3

Tonya Bell
Neodesha USD 461

REGION 4

Rod Stewart
Washington County USD 108

REGION 5

Eric Norstrom
Canton-Galva USD 419

REGION 6

Nicole Hawkins
Goddard USD 265

REGION 7

Kathy Wallert
Russell County USD 407

REGION 8

Chris Drake
Pratt USD 382

REGION 9

Carl Keith
Graham County USD 281

REGION 10

Ryan Ausmus
Dodge City USD 443

REGION 11

Jan Kessinger
Blue Valley USD 229

REGION 12

Heather Ousley
Shawnee Mission USD 512

REGION 13

Maxine Drew
Kansas City USD 500

REGION 14

Ernestine Krehbiel
Wichita USD 259

REGION 15

Julie Steele
​​​​​​​Olathe USD 233

Contact Melissa Holder at mholder@kasb.org for more information about the Legislative Committee.