EDUCATION

Open Transparency

I believe in an open and transparent system where all parents, citizens, and taxpayers are provided with an opportunity to have a voice in the decision making process, and that all decisions are made with transparency when possible.

EDUCATION

Fiscal Responsibi...

I believe in strong fiscal responsibility to ensure that the board is a good steward of taxpayer funds and that wasteful spending is reduced and eliminated.

EDUCATION

Student Acheivement

I believe in aggressively pursuing avenues, ideas and options that will ensure that all citizen students are provided with cost effective educational opportunities that will allow each of these students to be as successful as they are capable of being.

EDUCATION

Reduced Federal C...

I support massive reform and reduction or elimination of the Department of Education; the abolishment of any federal or state law or regulations – such as Common Core or Iowa Core –that mandates national core standards and curriculum; and reverting control of education standards back to the local level.