Seven Running for School Board

Seven Running for School Board

Seven community members have filed papers to fill four seats on the Ottumwa Board of Education. Seats up for election are currently held by Greg Riley, David Weilbrenner, and appointees Nancy Manson, and Jeff Bittner. Three of the board positions are for the regular four-year term, the other will be for two years, completing the term held by Juanita Zavala, who resigned her seat in July 2016. That seat is currently held by Nancy Manson.

Candidates who filed by the deadline on Thursday are:

  • Ann Youngman
  • Danny Simonson
  • Nancy Manson
  • Bill Hoffman Jr.
  • Michael Carpenter
  • Jeff Bittner
  • Alex Barr

The election will be held on Tuesday, September 12.