Parent Engagement Committee

  • The purpose of the Parent Engagement Committee is to act in an advisory capacity regarding parent involvement in school district activities.

    We currently have five vacancies for parents on the Parent Engagement Committee. To be considered, complete an online application or paper applications are available from the Superintendent's Office, Administrative Center, 520 Fifth Avenue, Fairbanks, AK 99701. 

    Parent Engagement Committee 2018-2019 Application

    Openings still exist, application period has been extended to Friday, Nov. 9.

    The Parent Engagement Committee supports the School Board's strategic goal of increasing parent involvement throughout all facets of the school district.

2018-19 Meeting Dates

  •  2018-19 Parent Engagement Committee Meetings

    • Wednesday, November 14, 2018 from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.
      Agenda                          Audio                        Meeting Notes


    • Thursday, February 21, 2019 from 5:30-7:00 p.m.
      Agenda                          Audio                        Meeting Notes


    • Monday, April 22, 2019 from 5:30-7:00 p.m.
      Agenda                          Audio                        Meeting Notes




    All committee meetings will be held in the Administrative Center, 520 Fifth Avenue, Fairbanks

2017-18 Meeting Dates

Contact Information

Committee Members

  • Parent Engagement Committee (16 members)

    District Administrative Chair:

    • Sharice Walker, Public Relations Director

    School Board:

    • Timothy Doran, Vice President

    FEA Representatives (2):

    • Kelly Scanlon
    • Rebecca Baxter

    ESSA Representative (2):

    • Bill Burr
    • Vacant

    FPA Representatives (1 Elm; 1 Sec):

    • Brian Powell, Elementary Principal
    • Heather Stewart, Secondary Principal

    Parent Representatives (7):

    • Kirsten Bell
    • Karen Blackburn
    • Candice Duncan
    • Shelby Fisher Salmon
    • Carol Jacoby
    • Lanien Livingston
    • Craig Malloy

    Student Representative (1):

    • Jasen Chausse

    Committee Chair
    Sharice Walker, Public Relations Director

    Committee Staff Support
    Erin Poland, Executive Assistant to the Superintendent

Last Modified on April 23, 2019