Lisa Burtenshaw, Board Chair
Lisa Meikle Burtenshaw was appointed to the board of trustees in July 2009 and was elected in May 2011. Mrs. Burtenshaw graduated from Bonneville High School in 1992 and from Brigham Young University in 1997 with a degree in mechanical engineering. She is the mother of four children and has volunteered to tutor students in math, chemistry and physics for more than 9 years. She has also been involved in Edgemont Elementary School’s PTO for years, serving as president from May 2003 to May 2005 and from May 2008 to May 2009.
David Lent, Vice Chair
Mr. Lent was elected to the board in 2006. He was raised in Shelley, Idaho and has lived in Idaho Falls for the last 22 years. He has a Bachelor of Science degree from Idaho State University and is nationally recognized in the field of radiation protection. He is a nuclear facility training manager at the Idaho National Laboratory. He and his wife, Terri, have five children. David has been involved in advisory committees at the elementary, high school and district levels. He has also served on advisory committees at Eastern Idaho Technical College and Idaho State University. Mr. Lent enjoys his busy schedule with civic, religious, and professional responsibilities.
Deidre Warden, Treasurer
Deidre Warden was appointed to the board of trustees in 2008 and elected in May 2011. She was born and raised in Idaho Falls and graduated from Idaho Falls High School in 1980. She graduated from Brigham Young University with a Bachelor of Science in Design Engineering Technology. She worked for four years in a R&D department of a semi-conductor company in Philadelphia. Mrs. Warden moved across the country and has had her four children enrolled in schools in North Carolina, Colorado, Missouri and Idaho. Mrs. Warden and her family returned to Idaho Falls in 2001. Mrs. Warden has been active in her children's education and has found District 91 to be doing an excellent job in helping prepare children for their future.
Larry Haws, Clerk
Mr. Haws was elected to the board in 2011. He was raised in Idaho Falls and attended Emerson, Central Junior High, O.E. Bell, and Idaho Falls High School. He spent his last two years of high school in California and graduated from John Burroughs High School in Burbank California. He graduated from Brigham Young University with a Bachelor of Arts in Communcations. He and his wife, Joyce have 6 children and all have graduated from Idaho Falls High School. He coached youth basketball, baseball and soccer for over 33 years.
Bryan Zollinger, Trustee
Bryan Zollinger was elected to the board in 2013. He was born and raised in Salem, Idaho and graduated from Sugar-Salem High School. In 2004, Bryan graduated from the University of Utah with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and earned his Juris Doctorate from Florida Coastal School of Law in 2008. He is an attorney with the firm Smith, Driscoll & Associates, PLLC. He and his wife, Shara, have four children. Bryan enjoys working with his children and other youth in the community and is actively involved with youth wrestling, baseball, football and Boy Scouts. He enjoys the outdoors and spending time with his family. He remains active in the community with various religious and political obligations and anything else that he believes can help the rising generation of youth.