Membership of the Board of Education

Front Row: Jami Reever, Art Gutierrez, Leslie Seeley, and Jeremy Dorsey

Back Row: Dr. Allison Anderson-Harder (Superintendent), Jennifer Thomas, Grant Riles, Lillian Lingenfelter, and Casey Jones (Board Clerk)

Board of Education Meetings

The Emporia Board of Education meets on the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month at Mary Herbert Education Center, 1700 W. Seventh Ave. 

Meetings are not held on the fourth Wednesday of November, December, March, May, and June.

All meetings begin at 6:30 PM.  Agendas are available the Saturday before the meeting in Board Docs on the Board of Education page of the district website

Meeting summaries are published online on the Board of Education website.


Emporia Unified School District 253
1700 W. 7th - P.O. Box 1008
Emporia, KS 66801 - 1008
TEL: (620) 341-2200 • FAX: (620) 341-2205
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Emporia USD 253 does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion,
sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or genetic information.
Persons having inquiries may contact the school district coordinator in the Human Resources office.