About Us

MISSION:

Edmond Public Schools Foundation connects the community and its resources with Edmond Public Schools teacher, student and school needs in pursuit of the highest level of academic excellence.
HISTORY:

Originally founded as the Edmond Educational Endowment, the organization was created in the early 1980′s as one of the first education foundations in the state of Oklahoma. In 1999 the organization formally changed its name to the Edmond Public Schools Foundation.

IMPACT

Read more about the impact of the Edmond Public Schools Foundation in our Impact Statement for the 2020 -2021 schools year.

LEADERSHIP

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE:

JEFF DESPAIN, President
SARA WALKER, Vice-President
MARK FISH, Past President
MELISSA HULL, Treasurer
AIMEE YARBROUGH, Secretary

BOARD OF DIRECTORS:

ASHLEY NETTLETON
BRAD REESER
BRETT WINDSOR
COLE STANLEY
DARIN KENT
JENNIFER CAIN
JULIE WOODARD
LISA WILSON
MARK TAYLOR
REGGIE SMITH, SR.
ROBBI KINNAIRD
RUTHIE RIGGS
SHANDY BELFORD
TOM ROSSER
TREY COLE
ADVISORY MEMBERS:

JAMIE UNDERWOOD, EPS Board Member
BRET TOWNE, Superintendent
SUSAN PARKS-SCHLEPP­­, Chief Information Officer
JESSICA HARRAMAN, Edmond Public Schools Teacher of the Year
SARAH LUCAS, EPS Parent
ANDY CONYERS, City of Edmond
SHANNON PRICE, Edmond Fine Arts

STAFF:

DEANNA BOSTON, Executive Director
ANITA NASH, Executive Assistant