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Six candidates to run for school board

Six people have filed affidavits of candidacy for the upcoming District 200 school board member election.

The general election will be held Nov. 7, 2017. Four members will be elected to the school board. Three members will be elected for four years each. A special election will be held in conjunction with the general election for one individual to be elected to fill a term expiring Jan. 1, 2020. Current board members Dan Cater, Andy Bertram and Scott Gergen are at the end of their elected terms. The other vacancy is currently being held by Peter Blissenbach.

Blissenbach is the only candidate who filed for the vacancy.

The candidates for a four-year term are:

  • Kim Christensen
  • Scott Gergen
  • Dave Pemble
  • Kelsey Waits
  • Stacey Wilson-Rudd