Board Members

Members of the Richland School Board are elected by our community to four-year terms.

The Richland School Board is moving to a virtual meeting format so the public may listen in to board meetings and provide feedback while following public health guidelines for social distancing in response to the novel coronavirus.

Learn How You Can Attend Meetings Virtually

Contact The School Board (UPDATED)

Board members welcome your comments, concerns, and questions. The Board may direct your inquiry to the RSD administrator who is most knowledgeable about the subject.

There are two ways to currently communicate with board members.

  • For general feedback and comments: send a message to the Board by emailing
  • For comments on board meeting agenda items: send a message to the Board by emailing

Rick Jansons

Richland School District Board Member Rick Jansons

(509) 528-3488

Position Two - Term expires November 2021

Jill Oldson

Richland School District Board Member Jill Oldson

Vice President
(509) 546-1303

Position Five - Term expires November 2023

Heather Cleary

Richland School District Board Member Heather Cleary

(509) 627-3400

Position One - Term expires November 2021

Ken Gosney

(509) 212-5759

Position Three - Term expires November 2021

Kari Williams

Richland School Board Member Kari Williams

Legislative Representative
(509) 539-4040

Position Four - Term expires November 2023

Board Meetings

Richland School Board meetings are typically held the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month at 6:30 p.m. at the Richland School District Administration Building, 615 Snow Ave. Interested community members are encouraged to attend.