Board of Education

Board of Education

Update on Midview's Board of Education Meetings

Starting with the September 23rd, 2020 Board of Education meeting, the board meetings will be held in person and open to the public held in the West Elementary cafeteria. Social distancing guidelines will be in place and masks are required for all those choosing to attend. For those unable to attend, a recording of each session will be posted to the website within 24-hours of the meeting's conclusion below. 

A recording of the April 28, 2021 Board meeting can be found here:

A recording of the March 24, 2021 Board Meeting can be found here:

A recording of the February 24, 2021 Board Meeting can be found here:

A recording of the January 27, 2021 Board Meeting can be found here:

A recording of the January 6, 2021 Board Meeting can be found here:

All other recordings can be found on the Archived Meetings page. 

Board of Education

The Midview Board of Education is composed of five residents of the Midview Local School District.  These individuals are elected to four-year terms. The Board elects its President and Vice President in an annual organizational meeting. Board members bring a variety of perspectives and strengths gained through their personal experiences, education, careers, and service to the Midview community.
Under the laws of the state of Ohio, the Midview Board of Education acts as the governing body of Midview Local Schools. The Board of Education has the responsibilty of operating the district in accordance with the wants and needs of the local citizens who elect the members.
Responsibilties of the Midview Board of Education Include:
  • select and employ a Superintendent
  • select and employ a Treasurer
  • discuss, determine, and approve the annual budget and appropriations for the district
  • provide the funds necessary to finance the operation of the district
  • consider, discuss, and approve or reject the recommendations of the Superintendent in all matters of policy, appointment or dismissal of employees, salary schedules, courses of study, selection of textbooks and other matters pertaining to the operation of the district
  • require reports of the Superintendent concerning the conditions, efficiency, and needs of the district
  • inform the public about the progress and needs of the District 
  • evaluate the distrcit's effectiveness in achieving the the Board's stated education purposes
  • adopt the district's governing policies for students and employees
Resources: Ohio School Board Association (OSBA) 2006 New Board Member Workshops Ohio School Board Association (2013-2014). Boardmanship: A Handbook for School Board members. Columbus, OH: Ohio School Board Association   

Meet the Board Members

Tom Tomasheski is a 1991 graduate of Midview High School. He was forced into disability retirement from the Lorain County Sheriff's Office where he served as a Corrections Corporal until 2011.  Tom is very active with coaching and leading in the Lorain County Hot Stove Baseball and Softball programs. He also volunteers for numerous positions and events within the Midview school district.
Tom was elected to the board in 2013. He has served as Board President in 2016, 2018, and 2019. He served as Vice President in 2015 and 2017.  Tom is the Board Legislative Liason and also serves on the Finance/Audit Committee and Athletic Council
Janet Winslow is a graduate of The University of Toledo with a Bachelor's Degree in Pharmacy.  She is a pharmacist at University Hospital Elyria Medical Center and Gates Pharmacy.  She currently serves as the Vice-President on the Board of Education.  Janet is the Endowment Fund Representative and serves on the Curriculum and Technology Committee as well as the Personnel/Negotiations Team.
Kathy Quintiliano is a graduate of Baldwin Wallace College with a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting and received her Master's Degree in Economic Crime Management from Utica College.  Kathy works as a Supervisory Accountant for the Department of Defense.  Kathy was elected to the board in 2009 and is currently serving her 3rd term as a member of the Midview Board of Education.  Kathy has served as the Board President in 2013, 2014, and 2020.  Kathy serves on the Finance Committee, the Personnel/Negotiations Team and is the JVS Representative for Midview. 
Dan Haight is a graduate of Midview High School.  He graduated with a Bachelor of Science from Baldwin Wallace College and obtained his Master's Degree in Business from Cleveland State University.  Furthermore, he holds a certificate of Non-Profit Management from Harvard Business School.  Dan is the Chief Operating Officer at The LCADA Way.  He serves on the Building and Grounds Committee, Personnel/Negotiations Team, and the Athletic Council.  In addition to serving on the Midview Board of Education, Dan is an Elyria Rotary Club Board Member, a member of the Finance Committee for Leadership Lorain County, Secretary of the Midview Athletic Hall of Fame, and serves on several local and state behavioral health committees.  
Gary F. Wilson has been a resident of the Midview Local School Community for 49 years. He graduated from The Univeristy of Akron with an engineering degree in Chemical Research and Development.  Gary has a personal passion to promote "Leadership and Intelligence" at all levels in the Midview Local School District including students, staff, parents, and community members. He has served on the Midview School Board for a total of 32 Years.  He has two children that graduated from Midview and four grandchildren that have, or will be, graduates of Midview in the coming years.  Gary love promoting "Educate To Innovate" and creative thinking at all levels.  He encourage community involvement in the transitioning of Midview from "Good to Great." One of his favorite sayings is "Go M.A.D...Make A Difference!"

Superintendent's Operating Committees

Finance/Audit: Tom Tomasheski, Kathy Quintiliano, Rob Showalter, and Bruce Willingham
Building and Grounds: Jason Ashworth, Dan Haight, Frank Major, Rob Showalter, Bruce Willingham, and Gary Wilson
Curriculum and Technology: Frank Major, Bruce Willingham, Gary Wilson, and Janet Winslow
Personnel/Negotiations: Dan Haight, Frank Major, Kathy Quintiliano, Bruce Willingham, Gary Wilson, and Janet Winslow (alternate)
Athletic Council: Dan Haight, Tom Tomasheski, Dan May and Bruce Willingham
Policy: Tom Tomasheski and Janet Winslow
Board Legislative Liason: Tom Tomasheski
Endowment Representative: Janet Winslow
JVS Representative: Kathy Quintiliano
OSBA Student Liason: Gary Wilson


Contact Information

Tom Tomasheski
Board President
Janet Winslow
Vice President
Dan Haight
Board Member
Kathy Quintiliano
Board Member
Gary Wilson
Board Member
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