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Hamilton Local Schools Board of Education
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Public Participation Policy for Board Meetings

If your participation may require Board action or you would like to request Board action during your presentation please refer to Board Policy BDDH for requirements (see below).

You will need to compete the public participation form (also located in the "forms" secion to the right) and submit it to the Office of the Superintendent at least seven days prior to the Board meeting in which you would like to present.

If your comments are not going to request an action by the Board of Education, you do not have to submit your request to the Office of the Superintendent.  You will have the opportunity to sign-in for "Public Participation" once you arrive to the board meeting chamber by completing and submitting the form below.

Current Board Members
Joe Jankowski, President


Mr. Jankowski is currently serving the fourth year of his second term, and was recently re-elected by his peers to serve as President of the Board of Education during the January 2015 organizational meeting. Joe graduated from HTHS in 1976 and attended The Ohio State University from 1976-1983. He currently serves as a manager for the U.S. Postal Service. Joe and his wife Kathy have two sons, James and Gregory. Gregory still attends Hamilton Township High School. Many of you may have heard his easily recognizable voice on the PA at varsity football, boys basketball, track & field meets, and each year at HTHS graduation ceremonies. Joe is working to continue the upward progress in student test scores and state school ratings.

Mark Wilson, Vice President

Mr. Wilson is currently serving the second year of his third term, and was recently elected to serve his second stint as Board Vice President for 2015. Mark is a graduate of HTHS and attended Columbus State, and works for the Hamilton Township Fire Department. He and his wife Lori have three sons, Jalan, Gregory, and David. Gregory and David still attend Hamilton Township High School. Mark is focused on continuing improvement throughout our district and get more people involved in our schools.
Walley Obert, Board Member & Legislative Liaison

Mr. Obert is currently serving the second year of his second term. Walley was recently re-elected to serve as our district's Legislative Liaison. Mr. Obert graduated from South High School and worked as a Journeyman Wireman while being a member of Electrical Union IBEW Local 683. He and his wife Pamela have had six children graduate from HTHS, and seven great grandchildren currently enrolled throughout our district. Walley brings many years of skilled trade and labor union experience to the board, and is working to be a voice for community members throughout our school district. He has spent many hours learning the responsibilities of a board member and is working hard to have a positive impact in our school district.

Pam Hallum, Board Member & Student Achievement Liaison

Mrs. Hallum is currently serving the fourth year of her second term, and was recently re-elected by her peers to serve as the organization's Student Achievement Liaison. She graduated in 1982 from Eastland Career Center and HTHS, and currently works at The Ohio State University School of Dentistry. Pam and her husband Roger have had three children graduate from Hamilton Township High School. Pam would like to continue to promote community participation in our schools, support fiscally responsible decision-making, and focus on continued improvements to our district’s academic scores.

David Schutte, Board Member

Mr. Schutte is currently in the second year of his fifth term, and has served multiple terms as president and vice president prior to this year. David was recently recognized by the Ohio School Boards Association for serving 16 years on the Hamilton Local School Board. He and his wife Kim, along with their children Michael, Matthew and Nicole, are all Hamilton Township High School graduates. David works for YORK Worldwide, and also volunteers his time to the HTHS Athletic Department.
Board Meeting Documents
Current Members
Scheduled Board Meetings
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Board of Education Meeting
On 6/29/2015 at 6:00 PM
At At Education Center Board Chamber
Board of Education Meeting
On 5/18/2015 at 6:00 PM
At At Education Center Board Chamber
Board of Education Meeting
On 4/20/2015 at 6:00 PM
At At Education Center Board Chamber
Board of Education Meeting
On 3/23/2015 at 6:00 PM
At At Education Center Board Chamber
Board of Education Meeting
On 2/23/2015 at 6:00 PM
At At Education Center Board Chamber
2015 Organizational Meeting, Budget Hearing, and January Regular Board Meeting
On 1/12/2015 at 7:30 AM
At Board Chamber
Board of Education Meeting
On 12/8/2014 at 7:30 AM
At Education Center Board Chamber
Board of Education Meeting
On 11/17/2014 at 6:00 PM
At Education Center Board Chamber
Special Board of Education Meeting
On 10/29/2014 at 7:30 AM
Board of Education Meeting
On 10/13/2014 at 6:00 PM
At Education Center Board Chamber
Special Board of Education Meeting
On 9/15/2014 at 6:00 pm
Board of Education Meeting
On 9/8/2014 at 6:00 PM
At Education Center Board Chamber
Board of Education Meeting
On 8/11/2014 at 5:00 PM
At Education Center Board Chamber
Special Board of Education Meeting
On 7/28/2014 at 7:30 AM
At Education Center Board Chamber
Special Board of Education Meeting
On 7/15/2014 at 7:30 AM
At Education Center Board Chamber
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