Board of Education

Serving locally, and on the intermediate level, the Calhoun Intermediate School District Board of Education brings over 70 years of collective service and experience to the students of Calhoun County. All board members are currently, or have in the past, served on a local school board. In addition, Board members bring a variety of backgrounds, work experience and expertise to the CISD Board. During their service to Calhoun county and surrounding areas, Board Members advocate the interest of children and act as links between the education community and business, government and citizens of Calhoun County.

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Board Members

 

KennethCISD Board Member Kenneth Ponds Ponds, President

Ken Ponds is in his 20th year with the CISD Board of Education. Rev. Ponds comes to the CISD with over 12 years of experience having served on the Albion Board of Education. In addition, Mr. Ponds worked for Albion Starr Prep (Formerly Starr Commonwealth) for 39 years as Chaplain.

 

 

Allyn Miller, Vice PresidentCISD Board Member Allyn Miller

Allyn Miller begins his 6th year as a Calhoun ISD Board Member. He has many years experience as an educational leader and served on the Harper Creek Board for 13 years. He also was a member of MASB, serving on several state committees.

 

 

Lindsey RichardRichard Lindsey, Jr., Treasurer

Richard Lindsey, Jr. was elected to the Calhoun ISD Board of Education on June 7, 2021. He is a current board member of the Marshall-Albion School District where he has served for 11 years. Richard is employed by Abbott, Thomson, Mauldin, Parker, Beer and Rick, PLC as a Partner/Attorney.

 

 

Goodrich Jean Jean Goodrich, Secretary

Jean Goodrich was appointed by the Calhoun ISD Board of Education to fill the unexpired term of Durwood Booher on July 7, 2021. Jeannie served on the Union City Board of Education for 15 years. She is currently employed by Summit Pointe as the Chief Executive Officer.
 

JoAnne Miller, TrusteeCISD Board Member JoAnne Miller

JoAnne is in her 10th year as a CISD board member. She retired from the CISD after 18 years as a Consultant.   JoAnne has a expansive background in education having served as a high school teacher and adult education teacher. She served on the Homer Board of  Education from 2005 through 2015 and is a member of many non-profit boards.

Meetings

Board of Education Meeting Dates:
Third Wednesday of Each Month

Link to specific meeting dates for the current school year.

Gifford/Schultz Educational Service Center 17111 G Drive North Marshall, MI 49068 (269) 781-5141

ReNae Anderson

HR/Executive Office Coordinator

Persons with disabilities who need special accommodations should call (269) 789-2450 and ask for the office of the board secretary, Calhoun Intermediate School District, one (1) week prior to the meeting date they wish to attend.