All contested seats have competition in the USD 231 school board race to be held next November. Filing deadline for area candidates was June 1, and with several last minute filings just before the noon deadline.
Candidates had until June 10 to file statements of substantial interest with the Johnson County Election office and all except Rob Shippy had filed June 1. Filings are updated daily at jocoelection.org.

School District Member 2 (2 Year Unexpired Term)
Jeff Miller, 18424 Oak, Gardner.
Ownership interests listed as Northern Ventures Inc., owner, sign fabricator; and wife Janice, home daycare. Compensation is listed as Northern Ventures, Inc, 823 Osage Ave, KCKS; spouse J & J Miller, LLC, daycare; no receipts, fees or commissions listed.
John Brandon Parks , incumbent, 18533 Juniper, Gardner.
Ownership listed as Great West Retirement, Security Benefit and KPERs as retirement and Will & Trust Center, will. No gifts, fees or commissions listed. Spouse Stacey listed as Trader’s General Agency, KCMO, auto insurance.

School District Member 4
Lana Sutton, incumbent, 215 W Park, Gardner.
Ownership listed as 50 percent, Ball and Cross Communications, Gardner. No gifts or services listed. Employment listed as Commerce Bank, KCMO, banking; and spouse William Sutton employed by Steel & Pipe Supply, New Century KS, steel; and Kansas State Legislature, Topeka, KS, Kansas te Representative.

Monica Jacobs , 375 W. Sunset St, Gardner; no spouse listed, Ownership listed MCM Investments LLC, Gardner, 100 percent, note is being formed. Employment. No gifts, fees or commisions listed. Compensation listed Crossfirst Bank, 4622 Pennsylvania, KCMO, bank; and Calvin Herrboldt, 1140 Washington #765, rental income. Listed as treasurer of American Legion Ladies Auxilliar District 19, Gardner, and ABWA Kansas City Express Network, ABWAKCexpress.org.

School District Member 5
Rob Shippy , incumbent, 18520 Juniper St., Gardner. No 2021 statement of substantial interests was listed on county website. A Candidate’s Declaration of Intention was dated May 27, 2021.
Thomas Reddin , 940 E Cottage Creek, Gardner. Ownership listed as KPF retirement; Veya Financial, mutual funds, listed for spouse Reeccaa KPERs Retirement and Compass America, Roth retirement, Employment listed as Johnson County Sheriffs office, and spouse USD 231. No fees, commissions or rganizations listed.

School District Member 6
Corrie Kramer , 254 W McKinley, Gardner. No ownership, goods or services listed. Employment listed as First Student, 19450 Gardner, Gardner, transportation and spouse Kathleen Lindsey-Kramer, Farmers Insurance, OKC. No fees or commissions listed.
Greg Chapman , 829 N Evergreen, Gardner. No ownership, goods or services received listed. Employment FEDex Ground, Gardner, delivery and spouse Erin Louise Chapman, USD 231, elementary school. No officer of organizations listed. No receipts, fees or commissions listed.
Stacey Coleman , 104 E Colleen Dr, Gardner. Now ownership interests or gifts, goods or services listed. Employment listed as Thryv, OPKS, marketing; and spouse Alex Aqua Energy Services, Georgia and RTS Water Solutions, Missouri. No organizations listed. No receipt of fees or commissions listed.