School Board

Front row L-R – Dave Hess, Larry Augustine, Andy Paladino; 2nd row – Ken Teats, Dave Watto, Kara Taylor, Chris Aikey, Dr. Frank Jankowski (Superintendent); 3rd row – Bill Bechtel, Matt Slivinski, Claudia Beaver (Recording Secretary)

Selinsgrove Area Board of Education

The school board is comprised of nine individuals who are elected to four year terms.  The primary role of the school board is adopting and maintaining compliant board policies for the organization and operation of the school district.  The specific responsibilities include overseeing the educational programs, personnel, and properties, determining curriculum, employing a superintendent, and approving a budget.

2022 Board Meeting Schedule

Meetings are held at 7 p.m. in the Middle School Multi-Purpose Room as follows:

  • Monday, January 10, 2022
  • Tuesday, February 15, 2022
  • Tuesday, March 15, 2022 
  • Monday, April 11, 2022
  • Monday, May 9, 2022
  • Wednesday, June 15, 2022
  • Monday, August 15, 2022
  • Monday, September 12, 2022
  • Tuesday, October 11, 2022
  • Monday, November 14, 2022 – Meeting cancelled and rescheduled for Monday, November 21, 2022
  • Monday, December 5, 2022 – Meeting moved to Tuesday, December 6, 2022

School Board Members

Name Position Term Expires
Committee Assignments
Christopher A. Aikey Secretary 12/2025 Technology, Personnel/Meet & Discuss, Negotiations, and SUN Tech. Alternate Rep.
William L. Bechtel, Jr. Member 12/2023 Extracurricular, Personnel/Meet and Discuss, and Negotiations
David Hess President 12/2023 Policy and Education, PSBA  Liaison, and CSIU Representative
Anabel Menifee Member 12/2023 Budget and Finance, and Transportation
Andrew V. Paladino Vice President 12/2025 Budget and Finance, Personnel/Meet and Discuss, and Negotiations
Matthew A. Slivinski Treasurer 12/2023 Budget and Finance, Buildings and Grounds, and Extracurricular
Kara Taylor Member 12/2023 Policy and Education, Extracurricular, and Technology
Kenneth B. Teats, Jr.


12/2025 Buildings and Grounds, Transportation, Technology, and SUN Tech. Rep.
David M. Watto Member 12/2025 Buildings and Grounds, Personnel/Meet and Discuss, Policy and Education, and Transportation