Trustees and Superintendency

Note: There is a current vacancy on the Board of Trustees. An announcement regarding a public process to appoint a new trustee will be made in the near future and posted on this website. 

Dave WagersPresident

Dave Wagers was appointed to the Board in January 2015 and was elected President of the Board in September 2020. He has chaired the Strategic Planning, Facilities and Communications committees. Dave attended Cole Elementary, Fairmont Junior High and graduated from Capitol High School, later graduating from the University of Idaho with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance. He earned a Certified Management Accountant designation in 1991. Dave has been president of Idaho Candy Company since 1998 and has been active in the community for many years serving on numerous community, non-profit and education boards. Dave's mom, Mary Wagers, taught English and Reading at Fairmont Junior High School for 15 years.

Dave and his wife Jill (a Borah High graduate) have four children, three of whom graduated from Boise High School and one that graduated from Frank Church High School. 

Trustee David Wagers
 
 

Maria Greeley, Vice President

Maria Greeley has been involved with the Boise School District for the past ten years as a parent, substitute teacher, volunteer, PTO officer and elementary school Leadership Team member. Working as a substitute gave Maria the opportunity to see both the successes and the challenges the District faces and will help guide her decisions as part of the Board of Trustees for the next six years.

Maria and her husband Neil have four children currently enrolled in the Boise School District. She attended Barat College in Illinois and the University of Notre Dame in Indiana. Maria also was co-chair for the 2012 Boise School District Levy Campaign.

 Maria Greeley

 
 

Alicia Estey, Trustee

Alicia Estey was elected to the Board in September of 2018. She is a long-time advocate for high-quality public education and has dedicated most of her career in public education administration. Since 2006, she has held various roles at Boise State University, including Senior Policy Analyst and Regulatory Compliance Officer, Director of Tax, and Executive Director of Institutional Compliance and Ethics. She is currently the Senior Associate Vice President of Campus Operations and the University's Chief Compliance Officer. Prior to joining Boise State, Alicia worked in the tax department of the J.R. Simplot Company. She holds a Bachelor of Business Administration Degree in Accounting from Boise State, a Master of Public Health Degree from the University of Massachusetts Amherst and Juris Doctor Degree from the University of Idaho. 

 Trustee Alicia Estey
 

Nancy Gregory,Trustee

Nancy Gregory was elected to the Board in September 2002 and served as President of the Board from September 2014 to 2020. Her work on the school Board has included policy development, legislative advocacy for public schools, and work on boundary, strategic planning, transportaion and facilities committees. She has a Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education from Brigham Young University. The Gregory family has lived in Boise since 1990. Nancy has volunteered in classrooms, served on numerous building and District committees, mentored parents, served as PTA/PTO president numerous times and founded a parent advocacy group. She strives always to "do what's best for students."


 Nancy Gregory
 
Elizabeth Langley, Trustee

Elizabeth Langley was appointed by the Board in November of 2020.  Trustee Langley has significant  experience working with the District on many levels, including as a parent. She has volunteered in the classroom, sat on the Boise Public Schools Foundation Board,  served on the Foundation's Finance and Executive Committees, and sat on the District Calendar Committee. 

Additional experience includes a number of non-profit boards, including the CATCH Homeless Initiative to address homelessness in our community. In addition, Trustee Langley has worked as an advocate and volunteer in committees at both the city level and at the state level in addressing the needs of education and homelessness. 

As a business person who deals with long term strategic decisions and financials, Trustee Langley's  experience lends itself well to strategic decision-making and supporting the needs of the District in ensuring each and every student is prepared to succeed in college, career and citizenship. Trustee Langley is a Partner at Williams Langley Jones, Merrill Lynch.
 
Elizabeth Langley


Beth Oppenheimer, Trustee

Beth Oppenheimer was elected to the Board in September 2016. She is a longtime advocate for education and wants to ensure that all children and families have access to high quality educational opportunities.

Beth has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Liberal Studies from the University of Montana. She currently serves as the Executive Director for the Idaho Association for the Education of Young Children and serves on various Boards and committees throughout the Treasure Valley which include the YMCA, Treasure Valley Education Partnership and the United Way Education Vision Council. Beth and her husband Jonathan have two daughters currently attending Liberty Elementary and East Junior High. 

 Trustee Beth Oppenheimer
 

Coby Dennis, Superintendent 

Mr. Clay (Coby) Dennis has been dedicated to the field of public education throughout his professional career. His service to the Boise School District, which began in 1991, has included serving students as a classroom teacher and an assistant principal at both the Junior and Senior High level. He also worked as a junior high principal, area director and deputy superintendent. Mr. Dennis earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Secondary Education and a Master's and Educational Specialist Degree in Educational Administration from the University of Idaho.

 Coby Dennis
 

Lisa Roberts, Deputy Superintendent of Schools

Lisa Roberts is an award-winning professional educator who is dedicated to the District’s Vision of preparing students for success in college, career and in life. During her nearly 30 years in public education, she has served as an elementary school teacher, elementary principal, administrator and area director.  Mrs. Roberts earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Elementary Education from Boise State University, a Master of Arts Degree in Educational Administration from the University of Idaho and an Educational Specialist Degree from the University of Idaho.

 Lisa Roberts


Clerk of the Board

Sharon Mast
8169 W. Victory Rd.
Boise, ID 83709
Phone: 208-854-4123
E-Mail: Sharon.Mast@boiseschools.org