Board of Education

Back Row: William Stuart, Dorman Reese, Kenneth Hoffman

Front Row: Rachel Lauria, Cathie Rust

Current Board of Education

Member Position Term

Cathie Rust President (2017-2022)

Ken Hoffman Vice President (2018-2023)

Dorman Reese Board Member (2016-2021)

William Stuart Board Member (2019-2024)

Rachel Lauria Board Member (2020-2025)

Our Board of Education consists of five members who are each elected to 5-year terms. Elections for Board trustee are held each May as seats become open. If you are interested in running for a seat on the Board of Education please contact the District Clerk at (518)924-6000 or by email at rdwyer@wellscsd.org.


A voter petition must be filed with the school board at least 30 days before the election date. The deadline is April 19, 2021.

Voter petition


BOE Meeting Dates:

    • Jul 15, 2020 Organizational and Business Meeting 5:00 pm

    • Aug 19, 2020 Regular Business Meeting 5:00 pm

    • Sep 16, 2020 Reg. Business Meeting/Annual Bldg & Grounds Tour 6:00pm

    • Oct 21, 2020 Regular Business Meeting 6:00 pm

    • Nov 18, 2020 Regular Business Meeting 6:00 pm

    • Dec 16, 2020 Regular Business Meeting 6:00 pm

    • Jan 13, 2021 Regular Business Meeting 6:00 pm

    • Feb 10, 2021 Regular Business Meeting 6:00 pm

    • Mar 17, 2021 Regular Business Meeting 6:00 pm

    • Apr 21, 2021 Regular Business Meeting 6:00 pm

    • May 11, 2021 Annual Budget Hearing and Regular Business Meeting 6:00 pm

    • May 18, 2021 2021/2022 Budget Vote/BOE Member Election 12:30-8:00 pm

    • Jun 16, 2021 Regular Business Meeting 6:00 pm