The Board of Education wants you to know that you are always welcome at our meetings. Informed and involved citizens are the key to providing a quality education for our North Union students!
2015-2016 Board Members
Mr. Dennis Hall, Vice President
Mr. Hall joined the Board in 2003. He is on the faculty at OSU College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences. He also farms in the area. He and his wife, Lynne, have one daughter, a 2011 graduate of North Union.
Mr. Kevin Crosthwaite, President
Mr. Crosthwaite joined the Board in 2002. He is a graduate of Ohio State and is employed with BAH at Wright Patterson Air Force Base. He and his wife, Diane, have five children who are graduates of North Union.
Mr. William Davenport
Mr. Davenport joined the Board of Education in 2012. Mr. Davenport graduated in 1990 from Tecumseh High School in New Carlisle, Ohio. He graduated in 1994 from Otterbein with a degree in Physics and Math. He is employed with Transportation Research Center. Mr. Davenport and his wife, Jennifer, have two children in the North Union School District.
Mrs. Shelly Ehret
Mrs. Ehret joined the Board of Education in 2016. She is a graduate of Mount Vernon Nazarene College with a BA in Business Administration. She is employed at Whirlpool, Marion Operations, since 1977. Her husband, Chuck and son, Chuck are both North Union graduates.
Mrs. Jean Wedding
Mrs. Wedding joined the board in 2014. She is a graduate of The Ohio State University and retired in 2013 from teaching English at North Union High School. She and her husband, Stan, have three children, all North Union graduates, and six grandchildren, four of whom attend North Union schools.
Board of Education members are community residents who are vitally concerned with the education of the youth of the district. Their authority as Board members is in effect when the Board is in session and, though informed and interested, individual members do not speak for the Board outside an official meeting.