Board Members

The Olentangy Board of Education is an elected body created by the Ohio General Assembly. The Olentangy Local School Board consists of five elected, non-partisan positions. Each member is elected to a four-year term. Members are elected in alternating odd-year elections, with two members elected during one election and three members elected during the other.

Kevin O’Brien,
(740) 657-4090

Current term expires: December 31, 2015

Kevin O’Brien is the Vice President, Chief Financial Officer for Nationwide Financial’s Retirement Plans Business. Nationwide Retirement Plans has more than $76 billion in assets and 2.5 million plan participants. Prior to joining Nationwide Financial in 1998, Mr. O’Brien was the Senior Manager of Investor Relations at Hartford Life, Inc. for four years. He earned his bachelor’s degree in business management with honors at Westfield State College in 1990. Mr. O’Brien and his four daughters live in Lewis Center.

Julie Wagner Feasel,
Vice President
(740) 657-4091

Current term expires: December 31, 2017

Ms. Wagner Feasel was appointed to the school board in 2006 to fill an unexpired term. She resides in Lewis Center with her husband John and two children. She holds a bachelor’s degree from Saint Mary’s College in mass communications and is currently the vice president of communications with the Ohio Chamber of Commerce. Prior to joining the board, she volunteered extensively in the district including as president of the Olentangy Athletic Boosters, member of the Citizen’s Advisory Committee, member and later co-chair of the Redistricting Committee and as chair of a levy/bond campaign. She is currently serving her third overall term, this being her second full-term. On June 26, 2014, she was selected by her peers to fulfill the seat of Vice President.

Roger.BartzRoger Bartz,
(740) 657-4093

Current term expires: December 31, 2015

Mr. Bartz was appointed to the board in July, 2015 to fill an unexpired term. He is a market director/senior client service manager for TRC Environmental Corporation, a national engineering, consulting and construction management firm. Prior to joining TRC, he served as a senior client service manager for Sage Environmental Consulting, LLC.  He earned a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Capital University in 1983. Mr. Bartz resides in Lewis Center with his wife, Sherry. The couple have two children.

Dave King,
(740) 657-4094

Current term expires: December 31, 2017

Mr. King was elected to the board in November of 2009. He received a degree in architecture from Ohio University and is a founding partner of Horne and King Architects. Before his time on the board, Mr. King served on the district’s Development committee for 11 years, acting as the group’s chairman from 2000 through 2009. During his time with the committee, that group of community experts assisted with the planning and construction of 14 school buildings, two bus compounds and renovations to Olentangy High School. Mr. King also served as a volunteer with the Olentangy Liberty High School (OLHS) music boosters.

Adam White,
(740) 657-4092

Current term expires: December 31, 2015

Mr. White was elected to the board in November of 2011. A graduate of Hotchkiss Boarding School in Lakeville, Connecticut, Mr. White pursued his undergraduate degree in Psychology from Ohio Wesleyan University, graduating cum laude. In addition, he earned his M.B.A. from Capital University, with magna cum laude honors. As an accounts receivable manager for Atrium Centers, LLC, he is responsible for 130 million in annual revenue. Mr. White previously tutored college students with ADHD and learning disabilities at Marshall University. In addition, he is a retired scuba instructor. Mr. White and his wife, Carrie, and their 2 children reside in Lewis Center.