Board of Education Members

Kay Johnson

Elected in 2020

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Kay started on the board in January of 2021 and is a part of the Buildings and Grounds, Transportation and Resources Sharing committees. Kay is married to mark and together they have four kids who all attend Shelton: Owen, Zane, Knox  and Nora. Kay graduated from UNL with a degree in Human Resources and Family Psychology and is currently employed at Gibbon Baptist Church.

Chris Lewis

Elected in 2017

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Chris Lewis is the Board President and currently serves on the following committees: Building ; Grounds, Transportation, Resource Sharing and Crisis Assistance Team. She and her husband, Curt (SHS '95) have been married for twenty years and farm west of Shelton; they also run a cow-calf operation. They have a daughter, Taylor and a son, Ryan, both of whom attended Shelton Public Schools. Chris graduated from Central Community College in Hastings with a degree in Photography and Graphic Design.

Russ Muhlbach

Elected in 2004

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Russ Muhlbach currently serves as Vice President of the board. Committees he currently serves on include Americanism/Instruction, Resource Sharing, School Improvement, and Transportation. Married to DeeDee Muhlbach for twenty+ years, they have three children - Nate, Jared and Addison. Russ is a graduate of Shelton Public School and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, graduating with a degree in Finance. He is a Farmer and Rancher north of Shelton.

Emmy Power

Elected in 2020

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Emmy Power currently serves as Board Secretary/Treasurer and is on the following committees: Americanism, School Improvement, and Negotiations. Emmy is married to Blake (SHS'01) and they have three children - Drake, Cale, and Blaire, who all attend Shelton Public Schools. Emmy graduated from the University of Nebraska-Kearney with a Bachelor's Degree in Finance, and is currently employed at Gangwish Seed Farms.

Lisa Stewart

Elected in 2018

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Lisa Stewart currently serves on the Americanism, Building and Grounds, and Transportation committees. She and her husband, Kerwyn, have two boys, Sam and Will, who attend Shelton Public Schools. Lisa is a 1996 graduate of Shelton Public Schools and holds degrees from Doane College and the University of NE Medical Center. She has been a clinical staff pharmacist at Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney for 15 years and serves on numerous boards and committees in the community.