Meet Our Governing Board

  • Our Governing Board consists of five elected community members who volunteer their time and talents to help assure that our district delivers the best possible educational opportunities to our students. This includes helping district administrators set policy, hire and retain quality staff, and encourage parent involvement.

 Phillip D. Townsend, Board President

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Phillip D. Townsend, Board President

3150 S. Avenue A
Yuma, AZ 85364

Profession: President/Owner, Sunlund Chemical Company
Term Expires: 12/2022
Email: ptownsend@yumaunion.org

 Shelley Mellon, Board Vice President

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Shelley Mellon, Board Vice President

3150 S. Avenue A
Yuma, AZ 85364

Profession: Owner/Broker, R.L. Jones Insurance Services
Term Expires: 12/2020
Email: smellon@yumaunion.org

 Bruce Gwynn, Board Member

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Bruce Gwynn, Board Member

3150 S. Avenue A
Yuma, AZ 85364

Profession: Sales
Term Expires: 12/2020
Email: bgwynn@yumaunion.org

 Jacqueline Kravitz, Board Member

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Jacqueline Kravitz, Board Member

3150 S. Avenue A
Yuma, AZ 85364

Profession: Owner/Administrator, Yuma Foot and Ankle Surgeons
Term Expires: 12/2022
Email: jkravitz@yumaunion.org

 David Lara, Board Member

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David Lara, Board Member

3150 S. Avenue A
Yuma, AZ 85364

Profession: Owner, Desert Water
Term Expires: 12/2020
Email: dlara@yumaunion.org

Board Agendas & Minutes