Welcome to the LCSD Board of Education

  • Welcome to the Lorain City School District Board of Education web page. The Lorain City School District encourages public attendance at its Board of Education meetings. Your presence demonstrates your interest in education and your right to know how your school tax dollars are being spent.

    For those who are unable to attend, all Board Meetings are available to view through TV20 and YouTube.

    To meet your Board of Education, please explore the links at left.



    Residents are encouraged to contact school board members with ideas and concerns relating to various committees. 

    Business Advisory Council: Bill Sturgill; Mark Ballard 

    Endowment Board: Mark Ballard; Tim Williams 

    Evaluation Committee (for the superintendent and treasurer): Williams; Tony Dimacchia 

    Ohio Urban Schools Initiative: Tony Dimacchia; Mark Ballard.



    Human Resources: Updates on staffing and personnel issues: Tim Williams; Tony Dimacchia.

    Finance: Updates on financial matters: Bill Sturgill; Mark Ballard.

    Academics:  Updates on issues related to curriculum, instruction, assessments, academic programming, professional learning, athletics, etc.: Mark Ballard; Tony Dimacchia.

    Academic Distress Commission: New committee serving as a communication link between the commission and school board: Williams; Dimacchia

    Policy: Reviews policies and recommended updates, including student handouts: Tim Williams; Bill Sturgill.

    Business: Updates on buildings, grounds, facilities and district operations: Mark Ballard; Bill Sturgill.

    Business Advisory Committee: Mark Ballard; Bill Sturgill.

    Communications: Tim Williams; Mark Ballard.