to watch the March 6, 2014 Board Candidate Forum online.
Notice of School Board Elections
Please click on the pdf below for the complete Board Election Legal Notice.
Board Election Legal Notice.pdf
Unofficial April 1 Board of Education Election Results
The complete but unofficial results from the April 1, 2014 Board of Education election are:
Area I Seat: Richard Brunner: 3429 Zack Vrana: 2305
Area III Seat: Tom Gehl: 3823 Jeffrey J. Liotta: 2434
At-Large Seat: Kathryn Wilson: 4295 Jim Kratoska: 1496
These results will be reviewed by the Board of Canvassers at an open meeting at 4:00 p.m. on Monday, April 7, at the Central Administrative Offices.
Filing Office News: (Updated March 25, 2014)
Please note that the District has received documents from Jim Kratoska, registering him as a write-in candidate for the Board of Education At-Large Seat. While the filing was too late for his name to be included on the April 1 ballot, votes for Mr. Kratoska that are written in by District voters will be counted.
Final Candidate Filing Status as of 5:00 p.m. on January 7, 2014
Richard Brunner, the incumbent for the Area I seat (Area I is roughly the northeast quadrant of the District) and Zackary Vrana have both filed campaign registration statements, declarations of candidacy, and sufficient numbers of nomination signatures with the District to complete the process for having their names placed on the April 1, 2014 ballot for the Area I seat.
Tom Gehl, the incumbent for the Area III seat (Area III is roughly the southwest quadrant of the District) and Jeffrey J. Liotta have both filed campaign registration statements, declarations of candidacy, and sufficient numbers of nomination signatures with the District to complete the process for having their names placed on the April 1, 2014 ballot for the Area III seat.
Kathryn Wilson, the incumbent for the At-Large seat, has filed a campaign registration statement, a declaration of candidacy, and a sufficient number of nomination signatures with the District, completing the process for having her name placed on the April 1, 2014 ballot for the At-Large seat.
Please note that residents of the School District of Elmbrook elect all Board of Education members, and each Board member represents the entire School District. Therefore, any resident of the District who is eligible to vote may nominate one candidate for each office. Once a resident has nominated a candidate for any of the three seats that are up for election on April 1, 2014, that resident may not nominate another candidate for that same office but is welcome to nominate candidates for the other seats.
Board Candidate Informational Meetings
Two Board Candidate Informational Meetings are being offered at the Central Administration Offices in room 130.
- Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
- Thursday, December 19, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
District residents interested in becoming or already registered as candidates for the Board of Education are invited to meet with the District's Deputy Clerks and Senior Leaders and a current Board member. Information about filing and functioning as a candidate and the commitment needed in being a Board member will be presented. Time for questions, answers and next steps will be provided.
Elmbrook Board of Education April 1, 2014 Election Q&A - Filing to Declare Candidacy - December 1, 2013 - January 7, 2014
Please click on the pdf below for a document listing frequently asked questions regarding filing for Board Candidacy.
Board Candidacy Q and A.pdf
Forms for Filing as a Candidate for the Board of Education
for a listing of four sample forms are available for potential candidates to review. These forms are also available at the State Elections Division website: http://gab.wi.gov/forms
For instructions on obtaining a ballot and voting absentee, please click on the Municipal Clerk's office listed below:
City of Brookfield
Village of Elm Grove
Town of Brookfield
City of New Berlin