K.W. PIETSCHER BOARD OF EDUCATION OFFICE

200 N. Barrie Rd, Suite 100

Bad Axe, MI  48413

Telephone:  (989) 269-9938

Fax:  (989) 269-2739

Hatchet Excellence Award

The Hatchet Excellence Award gives special recognition to an individual who goes "above and beyond" in support of our students and school programs.  Recipients are selected and recognized at a Board of Education meeting.


Hatchet Excellence Award Recipients  

Brian Wichert- Board Member, 2016

Lori Stone- JH Office Secretary, Central Office, & Board Member,  2017

Mindy Breault- Varsity Volleyball Coach, 2018

Bad Axe Board of Education

POSITION NAME TERM ENDS

President Mark Krug December 31, 2022

Vice-President James Hass December 31, 2020

Secretary Ken Guza December 31, 2020

Treasurer Denise McVey December 31, 2018

Trustee Mike Anderson December 31, 2018

Trustee Nick Checkley December 31, 2022

Trustee Zac Eskau Appointed - Election November 2018


Administrative Staff & Directors

 Superintendent
 Gregory M. Newland
 High School Principal
 Kurt E. Dennis
 Middle School Principal
 Peter M. Batzer
 Elementary Principal Sharon Brighton
 Ascent High School Principal
 Russell Clark
 Elementary Student Services
 Wayne Brady
 High School Counseling
 Kortney Ball
 Middle School Counseling
 Karrie Foy
 Business Manager
 Melodie Kociba
 Human Resources/Payroll
 Pauline Howard
 Administrative Assistant
 Donna Grigg
 Accounts Payable
 Amy Rogers
 Director of Building & Grounds
 Jim Duda
 Director of Transportation
 Keith Sweeney
 Director of Technology  Brian Delpiere
 Assessment & Special Programs
 Melissa Newland
 Athletic Director
 Mike Bogan
 Director of Food Services
 Bonnie Gainor