Board Members

Melinda Fritze, President
fritzem@usd385.org

Melinda serves as the board president and has been a board member since 2011.  Her current term runs through December 2019. Melinda has been married to Mark for 30 years and has four children, all graduates of Andover High School. She serves on the Governmental Relations Network, KASB Federal Regulations Network and Board Policy Review Committees. Melinda also serves as the districts' Liaison to Educate Andover. She represents the At-Large position.

Josh Wells, Vice President
wellsj@usd385.org

Josh has been a board member since 2013. His current term runs through December 2017. He is a Communication Specialist at Spirit AeroSystems. Josh is married to Alicia and they have two children. His girls attend Andover Schools. Josh serves as a liaison to the Andover Advantage Foundation and the Andover City Council and is on the board policy review committee. He also serves as an alternate liaison to Educate Andover. Josh represents District 1.

 

Matt Forney, Member
forneym@usd385.org

Matt has been a board member since 2011. His term runs through December 2019. He is the Research Technology Director at Wichita State University's Applied Technology Acceleration Institute (ATAI). Matt is married to Bobbie and they have two children that attend Andover Schools. He serves on the Board Scholarship Fund Committee and serves as liaison to the Andover Advantage Foundation and the Andover City Council. Matt represents District 1.

Marci Fugarino, Member
fugarinom@usd385.org

Marci is the newest board member and began her term July 1, 2015. Her term runs through December 2019. She is an Adjunct Faculty at Friends University in the HR Program. Marci has been married to Joe for 20 years and has two children at Andover Central High. Marci serves on the District Recognition Program and the KASB Federal Regulations Network. She also serves as an alternate board representative for the Interlocal. Marci represents District 2.

Carly Haynes, Member
haynesc@usd385.org

Carly has been a board member since 1987. Her current term runs through December 2017. She is an inspector for the Kansas Board of Pharmacy. Carly and her husband, Darryl, have three grown children who all graduated from Andover Schools. She serves on the Budget Advisory and Liquidated Damages Appeal Board Committees. Carly is also our South Central Kansas Education Service Center Representative. She represents District 2.

Dr. Linda Hope, Member
hopel@usd385.org

Linda has been a board member since 2001. Her term runs through December 2017. She is a retired elementary principal.  Linda is married to John and they have two grown children, both of whom graduated from Andover Schools. She serves on the Board Scholarship Fund and District Recognition Program Committee. Linda also serves as the Butler County Interlocal Board Member. She represents District 3.

Scott Wilson, Member
scottwilson@usd385.org

Scott has been a board member since 2011. His current term runs through December 2019. Scott is a financial planner at HW Capital Management and is married to Susie. They have two children who both attend Andover Schools. He serves on the Governmental Relations Network and the Liquidated Damages Appeal Board. Scott represents District 3.