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Park Christian School is directed by a School Board comprised of nine members:
DONNA MORSE, President
Donna has served on the board since 2011 and as President since June 2016. She and her husband Todd, have seven children and seven grandchildren in their blended family, along with caring for Donna's mentally handicapped brother. Three of their children have attended Park Christian School. Donna has served on numerous Boards, locally and nationally, in the past 30 years, including Marshall Area Christian School. She owned and operated DeLanghe Farms with her late husband, spent eight years working with Dr. James Dobson at Focus on the Family, and currently owns and operates Trinity Investments, LLC, with Todd. Donna enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, gardening, entertaining, and serving others.
NEIL LEGATT, Vice President
Neil grew up on a dairy farm in central Minnesota and attended parochial and Christian schools. He and his wife, Amy, live in Moorhead and have two children who both attend Park Christian. He is self-employed as a general contractor, specializing in residential construction. Neil enjoys spending time with his family, gardening, fishing, hunting and making maple syrup with his family. Neil has volunteered in several capacities at Park Christian from volunteering in the classroom, hosting class parties to helping on construction projects. He has been on the school board since August 2015.
NATHAN AAKRE, Secretary
Nathan and his wife Brittany, who is a Class of 2005 graduate of Park Christian School, have 2 young children and live in Moorhead. Nathan grew up on a farm in northern Minnesota, and earned his Bachelor's Degree in Psychology and Mathematics from Valley City State University. His work experience includes banking and mortgage lending, credit counseling, and property appraisal. He has served on the Board since July of 2015, is part of the communication task force, and has volunteered at elementary chapel at PCS. Nathan enjoys spending time with his family, playing any kind of sport, and visiting baseball stadiums.
DR. MARY STONE, Treasurer
Mary has been serving on PCS school board since November 2013, and has served as Treasurer since June of 2015. She grew up in Sioux Falls, SD, and attended college in Oklahoma and graduate school in Virginia. Mary earned a PhD in accounting and is a faculty member at Minnesota State University Moorhead. She and husband, David, have four sons: Daniel (PCS 2015), Andrew (PCS 2016), Christopher (PCS 9th grade), and Matthew (PCS 6th grade). Mary enjoys reading and spending time outside on sunny days.
Stacey and his wife Amy have lived in Fargo since 1984. Stacey and Amy are alumni of Oak Hills Bible College in Bemidji. They have a daughter (Niisa) who is a PCS junior and a daughter (Kaatla) who graduated from PCS in 2013. They own and operate Hoiberg construction. Stacey has been on the PCS school board since 2013.
Rachelle and her husband Chris have three children, two of which are elementary students at PCS. Rachelle is an RN and earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Medcenter One College of Nursing in Bismarck, North Dakota. She grew up in North and South Dakota and attended Christian school during her elementary years. She is active at Park Christian and serves on the transportation committee, the auction committee, attends parent association meetings, and volunteers in her children's classrooms. She has served on the board since November of 2014. Rachelle enjoys time with family and friends, reading, and traveling.
Travis grew up in Moorhead, MN just a few blocks away from what is now Park Christian School (PCS). He and his wife Jamie have 2 very active daughters who are enrolled at PCS. Travis attended Benedictine University for MS in Management and Organization Behavior and has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Management. Travis has served on several Boards and Committees in the Fargo/Moorhead area along with coaching girls Fast Pitch Softball over the last five seasons. Professionally Travis is very experienced in all phases of market development and management, including: Human Resources- recruiting, hiring, staffing, training and development of people along with customer service, compliance management and public relations.
In his words "Serving on the Park Christian School Board will give me the opportunity to use the skills I have learned through education, life experience and professional training to assist in the growth and development in serving the mission of Park Christian School."
DR. GARY SIEFERS
Gary has served on the PCS board since 2011, and has served as Chairman since June 2015. He and his wife, Cheryl, met while attending Oak Hills Bible Institute in Bemidji, MN. They have three grown children and two grandchildren. Gary attended Bryan College, Dallas Theological Seminary, and Grace Theological Seminary; earning a BA in Greek, MA degrees in Biblical Studies and in Christian School Administration, and a Doctor of Ministry in Christian Education. He served as the administrator of an international Christian school in Portugal for nine years and led that school to initial accreditation. He then was the superintendent of a Christian school of 800 students in Tucson for eight years, and led that school to its initial accreditation also. During his tenure in Tucson, Gary served on the Association of Christian Schools International Board as the Rocky Mountain Regional Representative. He has a long history of service on twelve different nonprofit boards to date. Gary most recently served as the Executive Children's Pastor for Stonebriar Community Church for eight years, pastored by Dr. Chuck Swindoll in Frisco, TX; and has been in Fargo for the past six years as the Sr. Associate/Children's Pastor at Bethel Church. Hobbies include ice fishing, reading, and more fishing.
Board members serve three-year terms and can serve two consecutive terms. If you have an interest in serving on the School Board of Park Christian School, contact either the Board President or the School President.
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