Board of Education

The Auburn School Board consists of six members who are elected by the voters of the district. Board members serve four-year staggered terms. All members are voted at large. The board sets school policies within the guidelines of state and federal law and the Nebraska State Board of Education. Board meetings are held the second Monday of each month at the Auburn Schools Central Office board room, located at 1713 J Street, Auburn, Nebraska. Meetings begin at 5:30 p.m. Special sessions are announced to the public in advance.

 Auburn Board of Education Members (L to R): Bill Chapin, Stephen Kennedy, Dr. Mike Zaruba, former BOE member Troy Wynn, Beth Kernes Krause,  Laura Osborne, & Ryan Jones.

Current Board of Education Officers are:

  • Beth Kernes Krause — President
  • Ryan Jones — Vice President
  • Kevin Reiman — Secretary (APS Superintendent)
  • Kellie Fogarty — Treasurer

Current Committee Assignments:

Budget, Finance, and Claims: Osborne, Chapin, Kennedy
Building, Grounds, and Transportation: Osborne, Kernes Krause, Chapin
Human Resources and Planning: Kernes Krause, Jones, Zaruba
Policy, Curriculum and Americanism: Jones, Zaruba, Kennedy

 

Contact Information for the Auburn Board Members:

Bill Chapin – Email: bilch1412@windstream.net
Ryan Jones – Phone: (402)274-6652
Stephen Kennedy – Email: skennedyorchard@gmail.com
Beth Kernes Krause – Email: krausehome@windstream.net
Laura Osborne – Email: laura.osborne@apsbulldogs.org
Dr. Mike Zaruba – Email: mlzaruba@gmail.com

 

Current meeting agenda can be accessed on-line by clicking on the link below:
(Please note that current agendas will available 3 days prior to the meeting)

District #29 Board of Education Upcoming Meeting Agenda / Past Meeting Minutes

Minutes from the past 12 months of Board Meetings can also be accessed online at the web address above.  Minutes older than 12 months are achieved at the Auburn Central Office and can be accessed at that site (1713 J Street in Auburn, NE.).