District Board Appointments

The Gateway Technical College District is governed by a nine-member board of trustees representing the communities served by the three-county district. The Board comprises two employer members, two employee members, one elected official, one school district administrator, and three additional members. Members are appointed by the chairpersons of the Kenosha, Racine, and Walworth County Boards of Supervisors, and serve staggered three-year terms.

Gateway is not accepting board applications at this time.

Board Appointment Agenda-March 16, 2021

Notice is hereby given by Mr. Thomas E. Roanhouse, Chairperson of the Racine County Board of Supervisors and Chairperson of the Appointment Committee for the Gateway Technical College District Board that the Appointment Committee will meet VIRTUALLY at 5:00 p.m., Tuesday, March 16, 2021, to:

  • hold a public hearing on nominations;
  • review and approve the Plan for Representation;
  • consider the appointment of representatives to the Gateway Technical College District Board; and
  • to consider other items relating to the appointment process. 

The Gateway Technical College District Board Appointment Committee reserves the right to adjourn into executive session at this meeting per Wisconsin Statute 19.85 (1)(c) and (1)(f) to consider information which, if discussed in public, would be likely to have a substantial adverse effect upon the reputation of any person, and reserves the right to convene again into open session for the purpose of taking action.

Applications were available for:

  • One (1) Employer Member
  • One (1) Employee Member
  • One (1) School District Administrator Member

Vacant is one (1) Walworth County Seat, one (1) Kenosha County Seat, one (1) District Wide Seat (for School District Administrator Member).

Three (3) appointees will be appointed to three-year terms commencing on July 1, 2021 and expiring on June 30, 2024. APPLICANTS ARE:

Kenosha County Resident:
R. Scott Pierce
11920 45th Avenue
Pleasant Prairie, WI 53158

Walworth County Resident:
Jesse Adams
522 Berwyn Drive
Fontana, WI 53125

Jason Tadlock
207 W Sunflower Street
Elkhorn, WI 53121

In order to meet eligibility requirements, all candidates must attend the Appointment Committee Public Hearing on Tuesday, March 16, 2021, virtually and be interviewed.

Mr. Thomas E. Roanhouse
Chairperson, Racine County Board of Supervisors
Chairperson, Gateway Technical College District Board Appointment Committee

For purposes of state regulations, this notice was officially published in the Racine Journal Times, Kenosha News and Southern Newspaper Chain on or before March 2, 2021.