Board of Education

Board of Education

The Eastland-Fairfield Career & Technical Schools Board of Education consists of nine members who are appointed by various associate school boards.

The Eastland-Fairfield Board of Education meets, in person, beginning at 6:30 p.m. The meetings will be held at the Engineering Technologies Center at Eastland Career Center, unless otherwise noted. These meetings are open to the public and allow for public participation with advanced notification (see board policy).

Board of Education Meeting Dates

  • February 8, 2023

  • March 8, 2023

  • April 12, 2023

  • May 10, 2023

  • June 14, 2023

  • July 12, 2023


Bill McGowan 
Resident of Ashville, appointed by Teays Valley Local School District 

Leo Knoblauch 
Vice President  
Resident of Whitehall, appointed by Whitehall City School District

Christopher Lopez
Resident of New Albany, appointed by the Educational Service Center of Central Ohio

Mandy Young
Resident of Reynoldsburg, appointed by Reynoldsburg City School District

Joyce Galbraith
Resident of Groveport, appointed by the Educational Service Center of Central Ohio

Barry Alcock
Appointed by the Educational Service Center of Central Ohio

Dion Manley
Resident of Gahanna, appointed by Gahanna-Jefferson Public School District

Mary Pierce 
Resident of Pickerington, appointed by the Fairfield County Educational Service Center 

Anne Darling-Cyphert
Appointed by the Fairfield County Educational Service Center

Agendas and Minutes

This link provides the Board of Education meeting agendas and minutes from October 2015-present. 

Policy Manual

Click here to access the Eastland-Fairfield online policy manual. 

The Eastland-Fairfield policy manual was approved on March 8, 2022 by the Board of Education.


(provided by Bricker & Eckler, Attorneys at Law - April 2022)
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