Board of Education
The Strongsville City School District Board of Education consists of five elected members who reside within the boundaries of Strongsville City Schools. The Board of Education meets twice each month.
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Laura began serving on the Strongsville City Schools Board of Education in January 2020. Laura has been an active volunteer in the Strongsville City Schools since her kids first entered kindergarten at Muraski Elementary. She has been president of the Muraski Elementary PTA, the Strongsville Council PTA, and is currently serving as the president of the Strongsville High School PTA. Prior to joining the School Board, Laura worked on the Calendar Committee, assisting in the establishment of the annual school year calendar. She is currently on the Finance and Business Advisory Committees and is also the board liaison to the Strongsville Education Foundation.
She is on the board of the Strongsville Food Bank where she is also an active volunteer. Laura is also an active member of the Strongsville Athletic Booster Club, having served as membership coordinator. Finally, she is an active member of Strongsville United Methodist Church.
Laura has been a Strongsville resident for 20 years, married to husband Keith with three kids, all who have attended the Strongsville City Schools, with the last two currently going to Strongsville High School. Laura has been fortunate to stay at home since the birth of her second child. Previously, Laura was Director of Supply Chain and Logistics for a commercial lubricant firm.
Mrs. Michelle Bissell was elected to the Board of Education in 2019. She graduated from Baldwin-Wallace University in 2006 with a Bachelor of Arts in English and earned her Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing from the University of Akron in December 2009. Michelle spent time as an adjunct lecturer at the University of Akron before staying home with her boys full-time. She and her husband, Curt, are raising their four sons as Mustangs.
Sherry Buckner-Sallee, CPA earned a Bachelor of Arts in Accounting from Baldwin Wallace University and a MBA from Cleveland State University. She currently is a business owner and employed as an adjunct professor at Lorain County Community College. Prior to her current roles, she worked in financial departments at two major Cleveland health care facilities. Mrs Buckner-Sallee enjoys spending time with her husband and two daughters, Sydney and Shelby who both attended Strongsville City Schools.
Mr. Seth Roberts received his Bachelor’s Degree (Major: Sport Management / Minor: Marketing) from Bowling Green State University. Mr. Roberts worked for 16 years in the NBA, with the Chicago, Charlotte, and Cleveland teams, in various sales roles. He is currently a Vice President at a full-service marketing agency that focuses on sports and entertainment. Mr. Roberts and his wife, Melissa, have three sons - with two currently attending Strongsville City Schools. Both he and his wife come from families with backgrounds in education as teachers, special education, and school administration.