Strasburg Franklin Local Schools Board of Education


UPCOMING BOARD MEETINGS

Board meeting are usually held on the 3rd Wednesday of each month.
 
All board meetings begin at 6:30 p.m. unless otherwise noted.
Strasburg-Franklin Local Schools Board of Education Members



 
 
 Stacy Bitikofer
 stacy.bitikofer@strasburgtigers.org
 I am a graduate of Strasburg-Franklin High School in 1993. I received my Bachelor’s degree from the University of Rio Grande and my Master’s degree from Marygrove College. For the past eighteen years, I have been employed at Indian Valley Local as an eighth grade intervention specialist.

My husband, Josh, and I have been married for 17 years. He is also a graduate of Strasburg-Franklin High School. We have two wonderful children. Tessa is a sixth grader and Trenton is a fourth grader at Strasburg-Franklin. As a family, we attend St. John United Church of Christ in Strasburg. I volunteer as a Sunday school teacher and help coordinate vacation Bible school for all the churches in Strasburg.

Currently I am serving on the policy committee and the technology committee. I am thrilled to start my first year as a member of the Strasburg-Franklin Board of Education.

 
 
Kevin Harvey  
kevin.harvey@strasburgtigers.org 
 
  

I am a lifelong resident of Strasburg and a 1991 graduate of Strasburg-Franklin High School. In 1995, I earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration with minors in Accounting, Environmental Science and Religion from Ashland University. For 21 years I have been employed by AultCare Insurance Company. During this time I have served as an Underwriter, Underwriting Manager and Exchange Officer/Director of Reform. I currently hold a Life, Health and Variable Annuities Insurance License from the State of Ohio.

My wife, Kristen, is a 1992 graduate of Strasburg-Franklin High School and we have been married for 16 years. We have two children. Our son is in the Middle School and our daughter is in the Elementary School at Strasburg-Franklin. We currently attend Strasburg United Methodist Church. I am serving on the Middle/High School Parent Advisory Council at Strasburg-Franklin.

I am in my first term on the Board of Education running through 2019. Currently I am serving as the Legislative Liaison and the Student Achievement Liaison. I am honored to be entrusted to serve as a member of the Strasburg-Franklin Board of Education. 


 
 
Wes Hostetler
985 Weber Avenue SW
Strasburg, OH 44680
330-878-7949
whostetler60@yahoo.com
 
 
 
 
 
I graduated from Hiland High School in 1978. I attended night school at Kent State Tusc. I also attended Columbia Bible College in South Carolina. I completed my three-year certification from Iron Worker Trade School and received certification from surveying courses at Akron University.
I have been a member of Iron Workers Local 550 of Canton for 36+ years. I am employed by Selinsky Force L.L.C. as a field supervisor.
I have been a Strasburg Board of Education member for three terms. I have been the Strasburg representative of the Board of Education at Buckeye Career Center for the past six years. I was an active Booster Club member for Strasburg athletics for many years.
My wife, Sharon, and I have lived in Strasburg most of our adult life. We have three sons and two daughters, all of who have graduated from Strasburg High School. We have six grandchildren and attend Strasburg United Methodist Church.
 
 Veronica Spidell
veronica.spidell@strasburgtigers.org 
 I am a graduate of New Philadelphia High School.  I have my Bachelor's degree from Kent State University and my Master's degree from Malone College.  I am currently employed by Guernsey County Children Services Board as the Deputy Director.  I was previously employed for 10 years at Tuscarawas County Job & Family Services as the Intake Supervisor and Social Services Department Manager.  I am also a licensed professional counselor.  I completed my internship and was employed at Chrysalis Counseling Center, Inc. from 2001-2003.  I was a juvenile probation officer for Tuscarawas County Juvenile Court 2001-2002.
 
My husband is Tommy Spidell, Jr. and we have been married for 11 years.  He is a proud graduate of Strasburg-Franklin High School.  We have two daughters, Amelia and Olivia, who are students at Strasburg Elementary.  We attend Dover Foursquare Church. My husband and I volunteer with the Strasburg Softball Association and the Strasburg Athletic Boosters Club.
 
I am in my first term on the Board of Education serving since January 2014.  I am currently serving on the policy committee and the park committee (joint with the village).  I am honored to be entrusted with this responsibility. 
 
 
Ed Yackey
 ed.yackey@strasburgtigers.org
Current term expires 2017 
 I graduated from Akron University with a Bachelors of Science in Mechanical Engineering and received an Ohio State Registered Professional Engineer license in 1980.  I finished my working career in 2002 when I retired as Vice President of Manufacturing from Commerical Honing LLC in Dover after 25 years with the company.
 
My wife, Stephanie, and I have been married for 42 years.  My wife, our three children, one son-in-law, one daughter-in-law and I are all graduates of Strasburg High School.  I have 7 grandchildren.
 
 This is my 21st year as Strasburg-Franklin Board of Education member.  I have earned the status of Master Board Member by fulfilling the requirements of the Ohio School Boards Association.  I have been a member of the Strasburg Lion's Club for 32 years.  I am a member of the Strasburg Tiger Foundation Board of Directors.  I acted as liaison between the school board and the state's construction manager during the new school construction projects.
 
 
Christine Angerger
Treasurer 

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