School Board Members
Fargo Public Schools has had a Board of Education since the founding of its first public school in 1874. The Board’s primary role is governance, with student achievement as the central focus. Its responsibilities are many; find out more about the Board the Board of Education summary document.
To send an email to all FPS Board of Education members, use the 'Contact Board Members' form.
If you would like to contact an indvidual School Board member click on their email address below.
Robin Nelson - Vice President
Dr. Tracie Newman
Work: 701-232-7481 Ext. 121
Term began: 2001
Term expires: 2024
Liaison to: Woodrow Wilson, EDP, McKinley, Longfellow
Committees: Health Insurance Committee, Governance, Governmental Affairs, Negotiations, Planning, South East Education Cooperative
Rebecca Knutson - President
Term began: 2014
Term expires: 2022
Liaison to: Jefferson, Horace Mann/Roosevelt
Committees: Communications, Engagement & Advocacy, Core Neighborhood Plan Steering Committee, Fargo Native American Commission, Governance, Governmental Affairs