The Indian Hill School District Board of Education met Tuesday, January 11, for the annual Organizational Meeting to select Board leadership and establish meeting dates for the 2022 calendar year. This meeting, the District welcomed newly elected members Nolan Marx
, Craig Sumerel
, and Bear Tullis
Bear Tullis was elected president, and Nancy Aichholz was elected vice president. The 2022 Board of Education committees include (please note that committee chairs are listed first):
• Instruction and Technology – Niki Singh and Nolan Marx
• Operations – Bear Tullis and Niki Singh
• Personnel/Professional Relations – Nolan Marx and Craig Sumerel
• Finance/Audit – Craig Sumerel and Nancy Aichholz
• Legislative Liaison – Bear Tullis
• Indian Hill Foundation Liaison – Bear Tullis
Additionally, the Board had discussion about restructuring Board committees, including expanding the number of committees that will meet in order to support the District’s new five-year strategic plan, and incorporating expert stakeholders on both new committees as well as existing committees, to help guide important decisions in a variety of areas.
The three new committees being considered include: Diversity, Equity & Inclusion; Safety, Health & Wellness; Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM). The District will release additional details, along with information on how interested stakeholders can apply, in the near future.
2022 Board Meeting Dates
Generally, regular meetings will be held at 7:00 p.m. in the Auditorium at Indian Hill High School, 6865 Drake Road, Indian Hill, Ohio 45243. The Board may establish a time prior to the 7:00 p.m. public session to hold committee meetings and/or executive sessions. The public will be notified of the starting time of any such session upon release of the agenda.
Please note: Regular meetings will be livestreamed and a video recording will be made available following the meeting on the District website.
The dates are as follows:
• February 8, 2022 (2nd Tuesday)
• March 8, 2022 (2nd Tuesday)
• April 12, 2022 (2nd Tuesday)
• May 17, 2022 (3rd Tuesday)
• June 28, 2022 (4th Tuesday)
• August 16, 2022 (3rd Tuesday)
• September 20, 2022 (3rd Tuesday)
• October 18, 2022 (3rd Tuesday)
• November 15, 2022 (3rd Tuesday)
• December 13, 2022 (2nd Tuesday)
• January 10, 2023 (2nd Tuesday) - including Organizational Meeting
o Wednesday, January 11, 2023 - Alternate date for Organizational Meeting in case of inclement weather
Photo caption: Indian Hill Board of Education (L to R): Bear Tullis, Board President; Craig Sumerel, Board Member; Niki Singh, Board Member; Nancy Aichholz, Board Vice President; Nolan Marx, Board Member