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David Linn - Position 1 - Zone 1

David Linn is a life-long Portlander and this will be his first term serving on the Board of Centennial School District. He lives with his wife and son, who is a Centennial student moving on to Centennial Middle School this year. 

Linn has worked many years for Oregon Health Licensing Boards, currently with the Board of Examiners for Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology. Linn earned a bachelor’s degree in Politics and History and a master’s degree  of Public Administration, both from Portland State University. His specialty is local government administration.

Additionally, he  serves as a board member of the Centennial Community Association and is an active member of the Centennial Neighborhood Emergency Team. Aside from volunteering, Linn loves gardening, woodworking, politics, and playing basketball.

His term will end in June 2025.

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Ronald "Jess" Hardin - Position 2 - Zone 2

Ronald “Jess” Hardin  is beginning his third year of service to the Centennial School Board.  He is also a member of the Meadows Elementary Parent Teacher organization and the Centennial School District Budget Committee. In addition, for a number of years, he was the official announcer for Centennial High School’s varsity football games.

When not involved with the Board or other Centennial School District committee activities, Hardin works as an organic produce buyer.

Hardin  sees the Centennial community as his extended family.  He believes that we should celebrate our accomplishments and address the needs of the community.

His term will end in June 2023.

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Sumitra Chhetri - Position 3 - At-Large

Sumitra Chhetri serves as a Board Member for Position 3 - At-Large. Her term will end in June 2023.

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Pam Shields - Position 4 - At-Large

Pam Shields serves as board member for Position 4 - At-Large.  Her term will end in June 2023.

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Claudia Andrews - Position 5 - Zone 3

Claudia Andrews has served on the board as an appointee on two different occasions and she was elected to the board in May 2021.

Before retiring from the Bonneville Power Administration (BPA), Andrews worked there in various capacities, ranging from staff to management. She served as Chief Operating Officer at BPA when she retired.

Andrews lives in Damascus. She is involved in various local organizations and enjoys biking, hiking and gardening. 

She graduated from Gresham High School.  Her husband and daughter both attended Pleasant Valley Elementary and graduated from Centennial High School.

Her term will end in June 2025.

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Erica Fuller, Vice-Chair - Position 6 - At-Large

Erica Fuller is a second generation Oregonian who currently lives in a multigenerational home in the Centennial School District. She has called Gresham-Centennial home for over 30 years. 

Fuller was sworn in for her first term as Centennial School Board Director, Position 6, on July 14, 2021. She was elected Board Vice-Chair on August 11, 2021. 

In addition to her duties for the Centennial School District, Fuller also serves her community by preparing meals for the native community within the Portland metro area. She was one of the founding board members for East County Rising, a growing Nonprofit within East Multnomah County and she is an active advocate for empowering youth and uplifting their voices, especially during times of oppression. 

Fuller is a 2010 graduate of Centennial High School. Outside of her active duties, she loves spending time with family and friends as well as her two cats Milo and Bella. She also enjoys volunteering for various organizations.  

Her term will end in June 2025.

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Heath Curry, Chair - Position 7 - At-Large

Heath Curry was sworn in for his first term as Centennial School Board Director, position 7, on July 14, 2021. He was elected Board Chair on August 11, 2021.

In addition to serving as school board director for Centennial school district, Curry  is also serving his second term as precinct committee person for House District 50, precinct 5001. He has worked as a paralegal in juvenile justice, and he is an active advocate for juvenile rights, with a special focus on children with special needs. Curry  is a general council delegate for his union and sits on the steward’s and legislative liaison committees.

Curry  has three children in the Centennial district, two of whom have graduated from CHS.

His term will end in June 2025.