MAISD Board of Education

MAISD Seeks Board Candidates - Deadline to File - May 6, 2019

The Muskegon Area Intermediate School District is preparing for its biennial election. Those desiring a seat on the MAISD Board of Education must deliver an affidavit of identity, nominating petitions signed by a minimum of 40 electors, or a nonrefundable fee of $100 to the Muskegon County Clerk's office no later than May 6, 2019.  The election will be held on June 3, 2019.  There are two seats up for election.


Board members are elected biennially.  Elections are held the first Monday in June of every odd year.  Candidates are elected by board members representing each of the MAISD's eleven local school districts.

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We Appreciate Our Board Members

Thank you to the members of the Muskegon Area Intermediate School District Board of Education:


Left to Right: Kevin Donovan, Treasurer; Mary Schaab, Trustee; Lisa Tyler, President;
Lee Suits, Vice President; Dwight Vines, Secretary


Board Meeting Dates

Board of Education meetings are held on the 3rd Monday of each month at 5:30 p.m., with the exception of the January and February meetings which are held on the 3rd Tuesday. Click on the meeting date to view the minutes for that meeting.

July 16, 2018 (Organizational Meeting)
July 16, 2018 (Regular Meeting)
August 20, 2018
September 17, 2018
October 1, 2018 (Special Meeting)
October 15, 2018
November 19, 2018
December 17, 2018
January 22, 2019 (Tuesday)
February 19, 2019 (Tuesday)
March 18, 2019
March 25, 2019
April 15, 2019
May 20, 2019
June 17, 2019
July 15, 2019

Board Goals

  • Be proactive ambassadors for Muskegon Area ISD and public education

  • Help elected officials understand the educational impact and consequences of legislative initiatives

  • Provide opportunities for Board of Education members to pursue professional development


The Board of Education continues to adopt new policies and review existing policies for revision.  New policies and/or revisions will be updated as they are adopted.