The Muscogee County Board of Education is the elected governing body of the Muscogee County School District. The Board consists of nine members who are elected to staggered four-year terms. Eight of the members are elected from districts. One is elected at large. The Board of Education meets on the third Monday of each month unless the schedule is interrupted for a holiday. The agenda is posted on the Friday before the Board meeting.

For more information concerning board business such as meetings, work sessions, special called meetings, the public agenda, and board agendas, you may contact Karen Jones.

Distinguished Board

Contact Information

Kia Chambers

Kia Chambers Board Chair

At Large Member
Term Ends:2018

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5656 Veterans Parkway
Columbus, GA 31904

Mark Cantrell

Mark Cantrell Vice Board Chair

District 6
Term Ends:2018

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8724-25 McKee Road
Upatoi, GA 31829

Patricia Hugley Green

Patricia Hugley-Green Committee Member

District 1
Term Ends:2020

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P. O. Box 6177
Columbus, GA 31917

John Thomas

John Thomas Committee Member

District 2
Term Ends:2018

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6 Audobon Court
Columbus, GA 31904

Vanessa K. Jackson

Vanessa K. Jackson Committee Member

District 3
Term Ends:2020

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3751 Robin Road
Columbus, GA 31906

Naomi Buckner

Naomi Buckner Committee Member

District 4
Term Ends:2018

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620 Baxley Way
Columbus, GA 31907

Laurie McRae

Laurie C. McRae Committee Member

District 5
Term Ends:2020

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1925 Preston Drive
Columbus, GA 31906

Cathy Williams

Cathy Williams Committee Member

District 7
Term Ends:2020

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731 1st Avenue
Columbus, GA 31901

Frank Myers

Frank Myers Committee Member

District 8
Term Ends:2018

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P.O. Box 5345
Columbus, GA 31906

Other Board Personnel

Dr. David F. Lewis

Dr. David F. Lewis Superintendent of Education

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2960 Macon Road
Columbus, GA 31906

Theresa Thornton

Theresa Thornton Board Treasurer and MCSD Chief Financial Officer

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2960 Macon Road
Columbus, GA 31906

Karen Jones

Karen Jones Executive Assistant to Board and Superintendent

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P.O. Box 2427
Columbus, GA 31902-2427

Greg Ellington

Greg Ellington Parliamentarian/Legal Counsel

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P.O. Box 2707
Columbus, GA 31902