Board Elections

The Oshkosh Area School District Board of Education consists of seven members elected at large for three-year terms.

April 2021 School Board Election

Three positions are open for school board members to be elected on April 6, 2021, which are currently filled by Jim Evans (Clerk), Allison Garner, and Kelly Olmstead (Vice-President). The winners of these seats will serve three-year terms from April 2021 through April 2024. Please see the OASD Notice of School Board Election for more information. The following Guide for Candidates is available from the Wisconsin Association of School Boards.

The deadline to file for candidacy to appear on the ballot for the Tuesday, April 6 election was Tuesday, January 5 at 5 p.m.

Registered Candidates 

  • Jim Evans (incumbent)
  • Kristopher Karns
  • Robert James Jr. Rigoni
  • Chris Wright
  • Beth Wyman

The following incumbents are not seeking another term:

  • Allison Garner
  • Kelly Olmstead

Election Dates and Deadlines

  • December 1, 2020: First Day that Nomination Papers May be Circulated for Signatures (not less than 100, nor more than 200 are required)
  • January 5, 2021: Deadline for Filing Declaration of Candidacy, Campaign Registration Statement, and Nomination Papers (must be filed no later than 5:00 p.m.)
  • February 16, 2021: Spring Primary Election (if necessary)
  • April 6, 2021: Spring Election


Contact Jackie Jacak, OASD Executive Assistant Business Services, at 920.424.0120 x2013 or