Meet Our Board of Education

The Olathe Public Schools are served by seven board members representing area positions in three districts plus one at-large position. (view district map, adopted in October 2008, in PDF format) The president for 2013-14 is Debora Daniels and the vice president is LeEtta Felter.

 

Debora Daniels

Debora Daniels, Ph.D., president for 2013-14

15808 W. 147th Street, Olathe, KS 66062
Home Phone: 913-764-1054
E-mail Address: ddaniels@kumc.edu
Represents district 1
Term: 2011-15

Debby Daniels has been a resident of Olathe since 1986. She is a clinical associate professor in the Hearing and Speech Department at the University of Kansas Medical Center. She is actively involved in several professional organizations. She and her husband, Carl, have three sons who are graduates of the Olathe Public Schools.

   
LeEtta Felter

LeEtta Felter, vice president for 2013-14

14220 S. Copper Creek Drive, Olathe, KS 66062
Home Phone: 913-397-9936
Email Address: LeFelter@yahoo.com
Represents district 1
Term: 2011-15

LeEtta Felter has lived in Olathe since 1994. LeEtta and husband, Jib, own truck and equipment dealerships in several states, headquartered here in Olathe, Kan. Growing corn, soybeans and wheat on their farm south of Olathe has blossomed from a side hobby into a full-blown passion for this farming family. The Felter family is very involved in the community. Two of their three children currently attend Olathe Public Schools, and their first-born graduated from Olathe East High School in 2013.

   
Amy Martin

Amy Martin

12455 Rosehill, Overland Park, KS 66213
Home Phone: 913-302-1443
E-mail Address: amymartinathome@me.com
Represents district 2
Term: 2013-17

Amy Martin and husband, Derek, have been residents of the Olathe School District since 1993. Two of their daughters graduated from Olathe schools, and the other one attends Olathe schools. She owns and operates Amy Martin Portrait, a portrait studio specializing in contemporary portraits of children and families. She is involved in many local organizations.

   
Brent McCune 

Brent McCune

10890 S. Hastings St., Olathe KS 66062
Home Phone: 913-238-8000
E-mail Address: bamccu@gmail.com
Represents district 3
Term: 2013-17

Brent McCune is a native of Kansas and a resident of Olathe for the past 20 years. He and his wife, Jenny, have two daughters, Jessica and Katie, both graduates of Olathe schools. Brent is owner/president of COBLE MCCUNE Wealth Management, Inc. and has 28 years of investment management experience. He is actively engaged in many community and regional organizations.

   
Harlan Parker

Harlan Parker

14725 Village Drive, Olathe, KS 66062
Home Phone: 913-764-8926
E-mail Address: hcpclu@gmail.com
Represents at-large position
Term: 2011-15

Harlan Parker has been an active citizen in the Olathe community since 1979. His son attended and graduated from Olathe Public Schools. Harlan's family has built a successful insurance and financial services agency and are very involved in many community activities.

   
Mike Poland

Mike Poland

301 S. Stevenson, Olathe, KS 66061
Home Phone: 913-782-3407
E-mail Address: mjpoland@johnsonpoland.com
Represents district 3
Term: 2013-17

Mike Poland is employed by Reintjes & Hiter, a manufacturer's representative business, specializing in products for commercial heating and air conditioning systems, and is active in many community activities. He and his wife, Joyce, have been life-long residents of Olathe since 1950. Their four sons are graduates of Olathe North High School.

   
Rick Schier

Rick Schier

12459 Rosehill, Overland Park, KS 66213
Home Phone: 913-530-3644
Email Address: rickschier@everestkc.net
Represents district 2
Term: 2011-15

Rick Schier has been a resident of Johnson County for 19 years and has lived in the Olathe School District for 15 years. Rick and wife, Tina, have a daughter who graduated from Olathe East High School, and a daughter and son who currently attend Olathe schools. Rick is senior vice-president at CommunityAmerica Credit Union.

 

  • District 1 is all of the area south of 143rd Street, also including the area between Ridgeview and Pflumm roads north to 135th Street, and also including the area between Cedar Niles Road and Montclaire Drive north to Santa Fe (135th) Street, and excluding an area bordered by Montclaire Drive on the east, Chambery Drive on the west, Cedar Street on the south and Santa Fe Street on the north.
  • District 2 is the area east of Ridgeview Road and north of 135th (Santa Fe) Street, also including the area east of Pflumm Road and south of 135th Street.
  • District 3 is all of the area west of Ridgeview Road and north of Santa Fe (135th) Street, and also including the area between Ridgeview and Montclaire Drive south of 143rd Street, and also including an area bordered by Montclaire Drive on the east, Chambery Drive on the west, Cedar Street on the south, and Santa Fe Street on the north.
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