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Camdenton R-III School District

Board of Education

2017 - 2018 School Board
President
Christopher C. McElyea
P.O. Box 778
Camdenton, MO  65020

Chris McElyea is currently serving his 10th year on the Board of Education.  Mr. McElyea is a life-long resident of Camdenton and graduated from Camdenton High School.  He received his degree in Personal Finance from the University of Missouri-Columbia. After graduation, Mr. McElyea went to work for Central Bank of Lake of the Ozarks where he now serves as a Vice President/Branch Manager.  Mr. McElyea has completed his Board Member training required by the Missouri School Boards' Association (MSBA).  He has served on many boards in the lake area such as the Camdenton Area Chamber of Commerce where he served as President.

 

Mr. McElyea has two children who attend Camdenton.  Bailey is a sophomore at the University of Missouri-Columbia.  Tommy is in the eighth grade.  

 

Mr. McElyea enjoys the outdoors and spending time with his kids.  

 
Term Expires April 2021
 
Vice-President
Nancy A. Masterson
6 Hawks Landing
Camdenton, MO  65020

 

Nancy Masterson is currently serving her 21st year on the Camdenton Board of Education and is the Vice-President of the board.  Mrs. Masterson serves on the Missouri School Board Association (MSBA) Region 8 executive committee focusing on Advocacy.  In addition, she serves as our District's representative in Region 8 and Camdenton's voting delegate in the Missouri School Board Association.  Like many of her colleagues on school boards, Nancy has attended many hours of MSBA special training sessions.  She earned Master and Advanced member status among Missouri's Certified Board Members and in June 2017 achieved the Distinguished Board Certification.  Very few school board members across Missouri have received this distinction. She was honored as a finalist for the MSBA Paul Morris Community Service Award in 2009 and 2013.  She served on a statewide committee on the Early Childhood Education section of the Missouri Vision Project for Public Education.

 

Mrs. Masterson is currently serving on the Camdenton R-III School District Education Foundation Board of Directors, the not-for-profit organization founded in 2000 by the Board of Education to manage and facilitate funds to promote the betterment of Camdenton students and staff.  She has been active in the past on various strategic issues committees throughout her tenure on the Board, most recently serving on the Building Committee for the two new elementary schools.

 

Nancy is a graduate of the University of Missouri-Columbia with a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education and Special Education.  She taught at Jefferson Junior High in Columbia and recently retired from the position of Park Superintendent at Ha Ha Tonka State Park after working 42 years for Missouri State Parks.  Along with her dedication to the Camdenton School District, Nancy also serves on the Board of Directors of the Lake of the Ozarks Developmental Center and the City of Camdenton Park Board.

 

Nancy and her husband, John, have three graduates of Camdenton High School.  Jennifer Masterson Lindsay ('98) graduated from Missouri State University, works as a Human Resource Manager and lives in O'Fallon, MO with her husband, Toby, who is a middle school teacher and coach along with their daughter Payton.  Robert ('02) graduated from Drury University and the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry.  U.S. Army Major Masterson is assigned to Fort Leavenworth.  He and his wife Jill, daughter Camryn and son Alexander live in the Platte City, MO area.  Laura ('05) graduated from Drury University, received her Master’s Degree from Missouri State University, lives in Kansas City, MO and works in the Leavenworth Kansas School District where she is a Speech and Language Pathologist.

 

Nancy enjoys spending time with her extended family, sewing, cooking, reading, and being out-of-doors.  She is a member of St. Anthony Catholic Church.  Nancy and John enjoy traveling which often include visits to National Parks and Historic sites and have expanded their travels to include Civil War sites and many U.S. Presidential sites in recent years.

Term Expires April 2019

 

 

 
Treasurer
Tom Williams
6467 Eagle Crossing
Osage Beach, MO  65065

 

Tom Williams is currently serving his second term on the Board of Education.  Mr. Williams is a graduate of Camdenton High School.  He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the University of Missouri-Columbia in 1994.

 

Mr. Williams spent the first six years of his professional career at Bank of America working in retail branch management, small business lending, and human resources.  Mr. Williams has been employed by Lake Regional Health System since 2000 and is currently serving as the Vice President of Employee & Community Development.

 

Mr. Williams is married to Sherrie Williams who is also a Camdenton High School graduate and they have three children who attended Camdenton Schools.  Abi is a graduate of Camdenton High School and is currently attending the University of Missouri and majoring in respiratory therapy. Carter is a graduate of Camdenton High School and is attending Missouri State University and majoring in business.  Hadley is a graduate of Camdenton High School and is attending the University of Missouri, majoring in business.

 

Mr. Williams enjoys spending time with his family, camping, and reading. 

 

Term Expires April 2019

 
Member
Laura Davis
 2245 Pier 31 Road
Camdenton, MO 65020

 

Laura Davis is serving her fourth year on the Camdenton School Board.  As a speech-language pathologist at Lake Regional Hospital, she helps adults and children improve speech, language, cognitive, and swallowing function.  She completed a bachelor's degree at Kansas State University and a master's degree at the University of Kansas, primarily studying at the University of Kansas Medical Center.

Mrs. Davis has served as the secretary of the Camdenton Band Booster Board.  At Lake Regional Hospital, she is a member of the stroke team.  She enjoys collaborating with other departments to build programs and to continuously improve patient care.

Mrs. Davis is married to Jed Davis.  Her daughter, Kallie completed the International Baccalaureate diploma program as a 2018 Camdenton High School graduate.  She plans to major in biology and march in the Pride Marching Band at Missouri State University.  Mrs. Davis' interests include walking/running, boating, camping, working on home improvement projects, keeping up on current events, and taking care of the family pets. 

 Term expires April 2021

 
 Member
Jackie Schulte
32 Barrell Drive
Linn Creek, MO  65052
 

Jackie Schulte is currently serving her 3rd term on the board of education.  After earning her degree and certification in Paralegal studies, she worked for an architectural firm in St. Louis managing accounts payable, accounts receivable, and payroll.  The Schulte family relocated to the lake area in October of 2001.  Mrs. Schulte started a scheduling/planning company, which allowed her to stay home with her children.  In 2014 Mrs. Schulte took on a new career as CADV’s Volunteer Coordinator which allowed her to have an impact on her family's community. Since Mrs. Schulte believes the future of our community depends on providing support and opportunities for our youth, she now serves as an Advocate for Kids' Harbor in Osage Beach.   Mrs. Schulte has stayed current with board responsibilities by completing her Board Member training required by the Missouri School Boards’ Association (MSBA).

 

Jackie has been married to Bart Schulte for 25 years.  Bart is a Portfolio Manager for Central Trust Company.   They have three children who have attended Camdenton Schools.  Gabie graduated in the spring of 2016 and now is working on a Chemistry degree at Truman State.  Natalie graduated in the spring of 2017 and now attends Westminster College where she plays soccer and is working on her general studies.   Gavin is in the ninth grade at Camdenton High School.   He swims on a travel team and is excited to swim for his High School team.

 

Term Expires April 2020

 
 Member
Courtney Hulett
372 Normac Drive
Camdenton, MO  65020

Courtney Hulett is currently serving his second term on the board of education.  Mr. Hulett is a native of Camdenton and a proud graduate of Camdenton R-III School District.  He received his degree in physical therapy from the University of Missouri, Columbia, in 1999 and returned to the Lake to work for Lake Regional Health Systems.  As the area manager for LRHS, he has been involved in budget development, personnel management, and commercial construction and design.  He has also proudly served on the board of directors for Kids Harbor (a local child advocacy center) as a youth sports coach and is an active participant in numerous charitable events throughout the lake area.

 

Mr. Hulett is married to Jessica and they have three children.  One child is a Camdenton graduate and the other two are still in the district.

 

Mr. Hulett enjoys golfing, boating, and spending time with his family and friends.

 

Term Expires April 2020

 
Member
David Faiferlick
1263 Darwin Drive
Osage Beach, MO  65065
 

David Faiferlick has served on the Camdenton Board of Education since 2017.  Mr. Faiferlick has lived at the lake area most of his life and is a graduate of Camdenton High School. After graduation, Mr. Faiferlick joined his father as a partner in the family business, Missouri Furniture, and now serves as President of the company.

Mr. Faiferlick is married to Karen Faiferlick, who is also a Camdenton High School graduate. They have four children who have graduated from Camdenton High School. Traci attended Missouri State University and is currently working for Central Bank in Jefferson City. Jordan graduated from Missouri State University with a degree in hospitality management and is working for Cerner in Kansas. Connor graduated from Truman State with degrees in chemistry and business and has joined the family business. Grant is currently attending Truman State and is majoring in philosophy and business.

Mr. Faiferlick has two children who attend Camdenton Schools.  Reagan is a Freshman and participates in band and swim. Nick is in the eighth grade and participates in band, cross country and track.

Mr. Faiferlick enjoys spending time with friends and family, traveling, and volunteering in the community.

Term Expires April 2020

 
Student Advisor
Tori Risner

Tori Risner is a senior at Camdenton High School and has been attending the district since second grade. She is an eighth generation to the Lake area.  She is involved in the IB program and is an A+ tutor and mentor. She is a member of the varsity tennis team, as well as the swim team. Tori is the daughter of Troy and Jennifer Risner.

She has two older siblings, Jaren Risner and Lauren Risner, who graduated from Camdenton.  Tori also has two younger siblings.  Carson Risner will be a freshman and Aiden Risner will be a sophomore this year.

Term: June 1, 2017  - May 31, 2018
 
Student Advisor
 Camden Pitts
Camden Pitts

Camden Pitts currently attends Camdenton High School and has lived in Camdenton since 2015. He is a member of the Laker football team as well as the Camdenton High School choir. Camden is also involved in Laker Theatre Company productions as a part of the tech crew.  He serves as an A+ tutor for students at Hawthorn Elementary.  Camden is the son of Par and Stacy Pitts both teachers in the Camdenton School District.  He has one older brother, Parker Pitts, who graduated from CHS as well as a younger sister, Katy Pitts, who currently attends Camdenton High School.  

 
Term: January 1, 2018 - December 31, 2018
 
Secretary (Appointed)
Linda Leu
173 Foxhead Shores Dr.
Linn Creek, MO  65052

Linda Leu has been Secretary to the Superintendent of Camdenton R-III Schools since August 2009. She also serves as Secretary to the Board of Education and Acting Secretary for the Education Foundation.  Previously Linda was Secretary to the Superintendent and Board at the Shelby County R-IV School District for 19 years.  Linda is a member of and past officer of the Camdenton Classified Employee's Association.

Linda is married to Gary and they have five children, thirteen grandchildren, and one dog Moxie.
 
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