Bismarck School Board

  • There are 5 School Board Members. The terms are 4 years long. The election is the second Tuesday in June. There is no limit to the number of terms a Board Member may serve. The Board elects officers at the July annual meeting including President and Vice President. Board Members receive agendas and related materials the week before meetings such as staff reports, background information, financial data, and other relevant materials. Board Members may contact the Superintendent for clarification of a particular item or to request additional information and background reports before the meeting.

    Mission: "All students will have the academic, social, and personal skills to be career, college, and community ready."
    Vision: "Together, we inspire a passion for learning, discovery, and excellence."

Board President

  • Matt Sagsveen Matt Sagsveen
    Attorney General's Office, Oil and Gas Division
    Third Term Ends:  2022

Board Vice President

  • Board Vice President Rick Geloff Headshot Rick Geloff
    Financial Reporting Manager
    Starion Bank
    First Term Ends:  2020


  • Superintendent Jim Haussler Head Shot Jim Haussler
    Bismarck Public Schools District Superintendent

Board Member

  • Heide Delorme Heide Delorme
    Assistant Chief Financial Officer
    ND Department of Human Services
    Second Term Ends:  2020

Board Member

  • Board Member Jon Lee Headshot Jon Lee
    Bread Poets
    First Term Ends:  2022



Board Member

  • Karl Lembke Karl Lembke
    Insurance Producer
    Vaaler Insurance
    Second Term Ends:  2022