School Board

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.

2021 Board Meeting Schedule

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

  • Monday, January 11, 2021 – via Zoom
  • Tuesday, February 9, 2021 – via Zoom 
  • Monday, March 8, 2021 – via Zoom 
  • Monday, April 12, 2021
  • Monday, May 10, 2021
  • Monday, June 14, 2021
  • Monday, August 9, 2021
  • Monday, August 16, 2021 – Special Meeting
  • Monday, September 13, 2021
  • Tuesday, October 12, 2021
  • Tuesday, November 9, 2021
  • Wednesday, December 1, 2021

School Board Members

Name Position Term Expires
Committee Assignments
Larry D. Augustine Secretary 12/2023 Budget and Finance, and CSIU Representative
William L. Bechtel, Jr. Member 12/2023 Extracurricular, Personnel/Meet and Discuss, and Negotiations
David Hess Member 12/2023 Buildings and Grounds, Policy and Education, Personnel/Meet and Discuss,  Technology, and PSBA  Liaison
Andrew V. Paladino Treasurer 12/2021 Budget and Finance, Personnel/Meet and Discuss, and Negotiations
Matthew A. Slivinski Member 12/2021 Budget and Finance, Buildings and Grounds, and Extracurricular
Amy Stauffer Vice President 12/2021 Policy and Education, Transportation, Technology, and SUN Tech. Alternate Rep.
Kara Taylor Member 12/2021 Policy and Education, Extracurricular, and Transportation
Kenneth B. Teats, Jr.


12/2021 Buildings and Grounds, Transportation, Technology, and SUN Tech. Rep.
Dennis R. Wolfe President 12/2021 Negotiations