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School Board Members


Rich Brown


Board Treasurer      
Home Phone: 525-8589
Cell Phone:
521-5241
Email: rbrown@shelleyschools.org

Zone 1

Elected 2015, Zone up for election in 2019

Education:    1985 Firth High School

                      1987 AAS (Telecommunications) Idaho State University

                      1999 NREMP-P Paramedicine

When asked why he wanted to serve on the board: It gives me an opportunity to serve in our community and also have a positive influence on the education of our children.



Scott Fredrickson

Work Phone: 523-7626
Cell Phone: 520-8523
Email: sfredrickson@shelleyschools.org

Zone 2

Elected 2005, Re-elected 2008, 2011 and 2015, Zone up for election in 2019

Education:   1979 Shelley High School

                    1984 AA Ricks College – Rexburg, ID

                    1987 BA Degree in Finance Brigham Young University – Provo, UT

When asked why he wanted to serve on the board: I have a real interest in wanting to see the school district move forward in terms of providing the best education possible for our children.



Jamey Higham
Board Vice-Chair
Cell Phone: 520-8626
Email: jhigham@shelleyschools.org

Zone 3

Elected 2005, Re-elected 2008, 2011 and 2015, Zone up for election in 2019

Education:   1985 Shelley High School 

                     1989 AA Ricks College – Rexburg, ID

                     1992  BA Brigham Young University - Provo, UT

                     1998  MIM/MBA Thunderbird (AGSIM) - Glendale, AZ

When asked why he wanted to serve on the board: I chose to serve on the board for many reasons, but mainly because I love the Shelley area and wanted to play an active role in moving our school district forward. I believe the School Board should establish a clear vision for our schools - we need to create and maintain an organization that allows our superintendent and administrators to manage our schools, lets teachers teach, and most importantly, allows students to learn.



Cole Clinger


Board Chair 
Home Phone: 524-6137
Cell Phone: 313-2601
Email: cclinger@shelleyschools.org

Zone 4

Appointed 2015, Zone up for election in 2017

Education:   2000 Star Valley High School - Afton, WY

                    2002 AS Dixie State College - St George, UT

                    2004 BA Boise State University - Boise, ID

When asked why he wanted to serve on the board: I chose to serve on the board so that I could do my part in ensuring the children of our community receive the best education possible and are prepared to meet the challenges of, and excel in, an ever evolving and advancing global workforce.



Sharlene Jolley

Board Clerk
Home Phone: 535-9936
Cell Phone: 589-5956
Email: sjolley@shelleyschools.org

 Zone 5

Elected 2013, Zone up for election in 2017

Education:  1989 Teton High School

                     1992 AA Ricks College - Rexburg, ID

                     1996 BS Degree in Chemistry - Utah State University - Logan, UT

                     1998 MS Degree in Organic Chemistry - Kansas State University

                      - Manhattan, KS                    

 When asked why she wanted to serve on the board: I want to be involved!   I love being part of my children's school experience.   I am passionate about education and teaching, especially science and math, and welcome the chance to help shape the educational pathway for our kids for the future.


Stephanie Harker


Board Secretary
Work Phone: 357-3411