COSA/Department Leaders


COSA Board of Directors

Committee Description

The Confederation of Oregon School Administrators is an umbrella organization comprised of four departments:

  • Oregon Association of School Executives (OASE)
  • Oregon Association of Secondary School Administrators (OASSA)
  • Oregon Elementary School Principals Association (OESPA)
  • Oregon Association of Central Office Administrators (OACOA)

The Board is comprised of the COSA president, president-elect and past-president; the current president and president-elect of each department; and up to three members appointed to the Board to address under-representation of groups by gender, ethnicity, etc.


Committee Leadership
Tina Acker
(President)
Principal
Vernon Elementary School
Portland, OR

Mr. Colt Gill
(President Elect)
Superintendent
Bethel SD 52
Eugene, OR

Dr Kris James Olsen
(Past President)
Principal
McMinnville High School
McMinnville, OR

Dr. Robert A Bolden
(Board Member)
Principal
Henry D Sheldon High School
Eugene, OR

Laura R Fendall
(Board Member)
Principal
Oliver Elementary
Portland, OR

Rynda Gregory
(Board Member)
Student Services Coordinator
Corvallis SD 509J
Corvallis, OR

Dawne R Huckaby
(Board Member)
Director of Teaching & Learning
Roseburg SD 4
Roseburg, OR

George Mendoza
(Board Member)
Assistant Superintendent/Special Ed Director
Morrow County SD 1
Heppner, OR

Kevin Ricker
(Board Member)
Principal
Centennial High School
Gresham, OR

Heidi Sipe
(Board Member)
Superintendent
Umatilla SD 6
Umatilla, OR

Ms Joan Steiner
(Board Member)
Director of Special Programs
Scappoose SD 1J
Scappoose, OR

Mr. Bob C Stewart
(Board Member)
Superintendent
Gladstone SD 115
Gladstone, OR

Matt Thatcher
(Board Member)
Principal
Cascade High School
Turner, OR

Betsy Miller-Jones
(Ex-Officio Member)
Executive Director
Oregon School Boards Association
Salem, OR

Mr Tom Welter
(Ex-Officio Member)
Executive Director
Oregon School Activities Association
Wilsonville, OR

Craig Hawkins
(COSA Executive Director)
Executive Director
Confederation of Oregon School Administrators
Salem, OR