Board of Education

  • District A
  • District B
  • District C
  • District D
  • District E
  • District F
  • District G
Donna Rice

Director District A

Term Expires November 2015

Donna Rice, Secretary
800 S. Taft Ave.
Loveland, CO 80537
970 667-3046
donna.rice@thompsonschools.org

Schools
Big Thompson
Ponderosa
Van Buren
Bill Reed
Ferguson HS
Loveland HS


Donna Rice was elected to the Thompson School District Board of Education Director District A seat in November 2013. Ms.Rice is an attorney who served as Colorado Assistant Attorney General for over 15 years.She holds a law degree from the University of South Dakota and a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Northern Colorado. She has taught at the elementary and college level. Ms. Rice is a graduate of Loveland High School.Her husband Frank McCrea is a fourth generation Loveland native. As a Board member she hopes to help bolster student achievement and use tax dollars efficiently.

Bryce Carlson

Director District B

Term Expires 2017

Bryce Carlson, Vice President
800 S. Taft Ave.
Loveland, CO 80537
970 744-0247
bryce.carlson@thompsonschools.org

Schools
Centennial
Coyote Ridge
Edmondson
Lincoln
Lucile Erwin MS
Ferguson HS


Bryce Carlson was elected to the Thompson School District Board of Education Director District B seat in November 2013. Mr. Carlson is one of the founding pastors of Foundations Church in Loveland where he works specifically in the area of music and worship. He received his degree from Chicago's North Park University prior to moving to Colorado in 2005. With two children who will soon be entering Thompson schools, Mr. Carlson intends to continually improve student achievement, champion teachers and employees, and advocate for school choice throughout the district.

Denise Montagu

Director District C

Term Expires 2015

Denise Montagu, Treasurer
800 S. Taft Ave.
Loveland, CO 80537
970 412-5256
denise.montagu@thompsonschools.org

Schools
Cottonwood Plains
Stansberry
Conrad Ball MS
Lucile Erwin MS
Loveland HS
Mountain View HS


Denise Montagu was elected to the Thompson School District Board of Education Director District C seat in November 2011. Ms. Montagu, a Thompson School District graduate, began her career as a counselor in a residential treatment center for seven years prior to starting a family. She holds a Bachelor's Degree and currently works in the marketing field. Ms. Montagu has served on several boards and continues to hold a variety of volunteer positions. She has three children currently attending district schools. Ms. Montagu's goal as a Board of Education member is for the Thompson School District to provide a quality education to its students, thereby affording them a multitude of lifelong opportunities.

Pam Howard

Director District D

Term Expires 2015

Pam Howard
800 S. Taft Ave.
Loveland, CO 80537
970 663-4101
pam.howard@thompsonschools.org

Schools
Carrie Martin
Namaqua
Turner MS
Walt Clark MS
Berthoud HS
Thompson Valley HS


Pam Howard was appointed to the Thompson School District Board of Education Director District D seat in October 2013. Mrs. Howard is a 25 year resident of Loveland, and all three of her children have attended District schools. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Indiana University and began her career as a high school English teacher. Upon moving to Colorado with her husband, she taught English at Aims Community College campuses. Mrs. Howard has volunteered on numerous boards and commissions for Larimer County, the City of Loveland and the Thompson School District. Most recently she served on the Thompson Valley High School School Accountability Committee, and the District Budget Proposal Team. She strongly believes that all students deserve the chance to achieve and succeed and that public education is their key to a successful future.

Lori Hvizda Ward

Director District E

Term Expires 2017

Lori Hvizda Ward
800 S. Taft Ave.
Loveland, CO 80537
970 663-3518
lori.hvizdaward@thompsonschools.org

Schools
B.F. Kitchen
Garfield
Sarah Milner
Truscott
Walt Clark MS
Thompson Valley HS


Lori Hvizda Ward was elected to the Thompson School District Board of Education Director District E seat in November 2013. She and her husband Ken, a software engineer, have lived in Loveland since 1987 and have three children who attend district schools. She holds a BA in psychology and English from Williams College. After 12 years in the insurance industry, her passion for education was ignited while serving on the Board of Directors at Loveland Preschool. Since then, she has volunteered thousands of hours in district schools, serving as PTA President and SAC Chair, as well as on the district Budget Proposal Team and Talent Development Services Advisory Council. She is dedicated to ensuring a quality public education for all students in Thompson schools.

Carl Langner

Director District F

Term Expires 2017

Carl Langner
800 S. Taft Ave.
Loveland, CO 80537
970 663-6464
carl.langner@thompsonschools.org

Schools
Monroe
Mary Blair
Winona
Bill Reed MS
Conrad Ball MS
Mountain View HS


Carl Langner was elected to the Thompson School District Board of Education Director District F seat in November 2013. Dr. Langer is a retired engineer having specialized for more than 40 years in the design and construction of offshore pipelines. He holds a Ph.D. degree in engineering mechanics and is a member of the National Academy of Engineering. Carl and his wife Ann, a former elementary school teacher, have two daughters and four grandchildren. Together Carl and Ann taught children's Sunday School for more than 20 years. As a board member Carl will strive to improve student achievement, particularly in English and Math, through focus on teacher motivation and curricula that will assure student success in life.

Bob Kerrigan

Director District G

Term Expires 2015

Bob Kerrigan, President
800 S. Taft Ave.
Loveland, CO 80537
970 290-3610
bob.kerrigan@thompsonschools.org

Schools
Berthoud
Ivy Stockwell
Turner MS
Berthoud HS
Ferguson HS


Bob Kerrigan was elected to the Thompson School District Board of Education Director District G seat in November 2011. Mr. Kerrigan is a project engineer for Ball Aerospace. His career spans over 30 years in the engineering sector in the areas of manufacturing/fabrication/design, budget management, supplier management, and technical product development. He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration from Regis University. Mr. Kerrigan has lived in Berthoud since 1984 and both of his children are graduates of the Thompson School District. As a Board member he hopes to accomplish continued student achievement while effectively and efficiently utilizing taxpayers' resources.

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