Board of Control

CKCIE Board of Control

The Central Kansas Cooperative in Education (CKCIE) is governed by a Board of Control made up of the twelve district superintendents that it provides services to, a member from the USD 305 Board of Education, the secretary to the special education director, and the Executive Director and Assistant Director of the Cooperative. It is under the administrative leadership of the Executive Director of Special Education.

Abilene USD 435 Superintendent -Greg Brown

Central Plains USD 112 Superintendent - Bill Lowry

Chapman USD 473   Interim Superintendent - Kevin Suther 

Ell-Saline USD 307 Superintendent - Brian Rowley- Vice Chairman

Ellsworth USD 327 Superintendent -  Deena Hilbig

Herington USD 487 Superintendent - Donalyn Biehler

North Ottawa County USD 239 Superintendent - Chris Vignery

Rural Vista USD 481 Superintendent - Darlene Griffiths 

Salina USD 305 Superintendent - Linn Exline

Solomon USD 393 Superintendent - Justin Coup-

Southeast of Saline USD 306 Superintendent - Roger Stumpf

Twin Valley USD 240 Superintendent -Pam Irwin- Chairman

Salina USD 305 Board Member - Gabe Grant

Alternate Member-Jim Fletcher

Special Education Executive Director - Jeff Hayes 

Secretary - Nancy Springer





8:30 A.M.


All meetings will be held in the small meeting room 128 at the CKCIE Office, 409 W Cloud, and Salina, KS.  The meetings will normally be held on the third Wednesday of the month.  (Unless there is a scheduling conflict)



2023-2024 Board of Control dates

        August 18, 2023               

                September 15, 2023

                October 18, 2023

                November 17, 2023

                December 15, 2023, if needed

                January 19, 2024

                February 26, 2024

                March 22, 2024

                April 19, 2024

                May 17, 2024

                June 21, 2024