Board Member Elections

NOTICE OF SCHOOL BOARD ELECTION – APRIL 5, 2022
SCHOOL BOARD PRIMARY ELECTION – FEBRUARY 15, 2022

Following the Ballot-Eligibility Deadline of 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 4, 2022, the following candidates have qualified and will appear on the ballot for the AASD School Board Primary Election (listed by order received):

1. Nick Ross
2. Andrea Klitzke
3. James Bacon (incumbent)
4. Dave Moscinski
5. Pheng Thao
6. Deb Truyman (incumbent)
7. Jim Bowman (incumbent)
8. Jason Kolpack
9. Mike Schinke

PRIMARY ELECTION
A school board shall require a primary election if there are more than twice as many candidates as there are members to be elected. The Appleton Area School District will require a primary election, to be held in conjunction with the spring primary, on Tuesday, February 15, 2022, to narrow the field of candidates to eight (8) for the April 5, 2022 spring election. 

A drawing of lots to determine ballot order for the spring primary was held on Monday, January 10, 2022, during the regular Board of Education Meeting.

Appleton Area School District Spring Primary School Board Election Ballot Sample


BOARD OF EDUCATION CANDIDATE INFORMATION & FORMS
All ballot access forms are due by 5:00 p.m. on January 4, 2022. You may utilize the ballot access documents below to qualify for the April 2022 election. Candidate packets are also available at the Scullen Leadership Center, 131 E. Washington Street, Suite 1A, Appleton.


INCUMBENT NOTIFICATION OF NONCANDIDACY

Dec. 24, 2021  Deadline for Incumbents to File a Notification of Noncandidacy
By filing the Notification of Noncandidacy, the incumbent(s) listed here have given advance notice that they do not presently intend to be a candidate for reelection to their school board office.  


ELECTION DATES & DEADLINES

Dec. 1, 2021  First Day that Nomination Papers May be Circulated for Signatures.
Not less than 100, nor more than 200 are required. A Campaign Registration Statement (Form CF-1) must be on file with the District prior to circulating Nomination Papers. 
Jan. 4, 2022
Deadline for Filing Ballot Access Documents
Declaration of Candidacy, Campaign Registration Statement, and Nomination Papers must be filed no later than 5:00 p.m.
Feb. 15, 2022
Spring Primary Election (if necessary)
April 5, 2022
Spring Election

QUESTIONS?
Contact Clara Kopplinger, Deputy Clerk for School Board Elections, at (920) 832-6126 or via email at kopplingerclar@aasd.k12.wi.us 

For Campaign Finance questions, please contact the Wisconsin Ethics Commission directly at (608) 266-8123 or via email at CampaignFinance@wi.gov 

For other election questions, please contact the Wisconsin Elections Commission at (608) 266-8005 or via email at elections@wi.gov