Meet Our Board of Education

Mr. Tim Swauger

Phone: (614) 907-2369

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Mr. Tim Swauger

Board President

Tim Swauger has added his expertise to the Johnstown Monroe School Board for more than three years.  A graduate of Niles McKinley High School, Tim and his wife Beth, a Johnstown graduate, built a home and moved to Johnstown in 2005 where they reside with their son Evan.

A valuable member of the board, Tim brings expertise to the board in several areas.  His knowledge of infrastructure, traffic control, and site planning continues to bring constructive resolution to our challenges in building our new schools. 

Elected: 11/2017
Expires:12/31/2021    

Mr. Brett Beverick

Phone: (740) 967-1413

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Mr. Brett Beverick

Board Vice President

Brett and his wife Alyssa have been Johnstown residents since 2007 and are the proud parents of 3 children all of whom attend Johnstown Schools.  Brett has been an active community member, serving as a contributing member of the successful combined bond and levy campaign in 2014. He is the Chairman of the Finance committee at Johnstown Church of the Ascension. Brett is also a volunteer in the Johnstown Youth Sports program as a coach and commissioner, and an active member of the Johnstown Chapter of the Knights of Columbus, a charitable organization dedicated to supporting Church and the community of Johnstown through volunteerism and financial aid.

Brett is a Regional Sales Manager in the Medical Device industry and has over 15 years of business experience focusing in Sales and marketing, business management, and consulting. Brett holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications focusing on Marketing and Public Relations from Bowling Green State University.  

Elected: 11/2015
Term Expires: 12/31/2019

Mrs. Ruth Ann Booher

Phone: (740) 967-5000

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Mrs. Ruth Ann Booher

Ruth Ann Booher brings a strong business background to the Board of Education. Her experience in serving on the Johnstown-Monroe School Board for a total of more than 17 years is grounded by her professional experience including, serving as Deputy Director of the Ohio Department of Commerce, The Director of Development for St. Ann's Hospital, and a consultant for the Ohio Department of Health. Additionally, she was employed by three members of Congress. Currently, she owns a small business and enjoys spending time with her family.

Elected: 11/2017
Term Expires: 12/31/2021

Mr. Alan Benton

Phone: (740) 967-7790

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Mr. Alan Benton

Alan Benton, a four-year veteran of the Johnstown-Monroe School Board brings a wealth of knowledge to the Board through his experience as an entrepreneur in the business world. Owner and President of ISO Technologies, Inc, Alan is an authority on polyurethane foams used in commercial construction, transportation and medical applications. 

He graduated from Georgia Tech, with a  Bachelor of Science in degree in Chemistry. He also graduated from the University of Virginia with a Masters Degree in Chemical Engineering which complimented his MBS from Lynchburg University.

Elected: 11/2015
Term Expires: 12/31/2019

Mr. Jim Dodderer

Phone: (740) 403-7071

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Mr. Jim Dodderer

Jim Dodderer is a lifelong resident of Johnstown and a graduate of Johnstown-Monroe Schools.  He furthered his education at Otterbein University, graduating with a Bachelor of Arts in History and Political Science.  Continuing to add to his credentials as an educator, Jim earned a Master of Education Degree from Mt. Vernon Nazarene University. Jim is currently teaching at Licking Heights High School and continues to be a valued contributor to the Johnstown-Monroe Board of Education.  He is completing his sixth year on the Board.

In his spare time, Jim can be found working with our football team as a volunteer coach.  His contribution of more than five years to our team is very much appreciated.

Elected: 11/2015
Term Expires: 12/31/2019