Susan Wagner

Position # 1

Greg Kintz

Position # 2

Brittanie Roberts

Position # 3

Stacey Pelster

Position # 4

Melissa Zavales

Position # 5

Steve Whiteman

Position # 6


Position # 7

Board members value your input and all of their names are listed in the phone directory. If you would like to email the board you can do so by sending an email to which will reach each board member’s personal email.

Spring 2019 School Board Election Information

Election Day is May 21, 2019 

Positions Up for Election

·         Position #2 – Four Year Term (currently held by Greg Kintz)

·         Position #3 – Four Year Term (currently vacant)

·         Position #7 – Four Year Term (currently held by Brittanie Roberts)

·         Position #6 – Two Year Term (currently held by Steve Whiteman)

 Candidates must be a registered voter and a resident within the boundaries of the Vernonia School District. 

Each candidate must file a declaration of candidacy (filing form SEL-190) with the Elections Department of Columbia County within the period beginning on February 11, 2019 and ending no later than 5:00 p.m. March 21, 2019. 

Each declaration of candidacy must be accompanied by either a filing fee of $10.00 or a candidate nominating petition (form SEL-121) signed by at least 25 registered voters residing in the district. Filing forms are available at the Vernonia School District Office or on line at the Oregon Secretary of State website ( 

If elected, term will begin on July 1, 2019 and end on June 30 at the conclusion of the term as noted above. 

School Board members are expected to attend all scheduled business meetings (held monthly), workshops (scheduled as needed), and budget meetings (2 or 3 meetings in the Spring). School Board members are also encouraged to attend the annual Oregon School Boards Association (OSBA) convention held in November in Portland. 

If you have any questions about becoming or serving as a member of the Vernonia School District Board of Directors, please contact Barb Carr at 503 429-5891 or