The Humboldt County Board of Education consists of five elected members. Each board member represents a trustee area that corresponds to a geographical region of the county. Trustees are elected only by voters residing within their respective trustee areas. After the decennial federal census, trustee areas may be reapportioned to assure that populations within the areas remain nearly equal.

Board of Education Members

Portrait of Board of Education member Thom McMahon

Thom McMahon, President
Trustee Area 3 | Term Expires 2022
Originally Appointed March 2020

Portrait of Board of Education Member Loretta Eckenrode

Loretta Eckenrode, Vice President
Trustee Area 4 | Term Expires 2022
Originally Elected November 2015

Portrait of Board of Education Member Mary Scott

Mary Scott, Trustee
Trustee Area 1 | Term Expires 2022
Originally Appointed May 1998

Portrait of Board of Education Member Robert Siekmann

Robert Siekmann, Trustee
Trustee Area 2 | Term Expires 2024
Originally Elected December 1976

Portrait of Board of Education member Sheila Rocker Heppe

Sheila Rocker Heppe, Trustee
Trustee Area 5 | Term Expires 2024
Originally Appointed February 2021