After holding the Ellensburg School Board Position 3 seat since 2017 Jonathan Leonard is stepping away from his position leaving it open for new potential candidates.

Applicants are now being accepted through Aug. 16. Those who reside in Position 3 district are encouraged to apply.

In 2017, Leonard ran unopposed for the Ellensburg School Board. He has lived in the Ellensburg community for the last 26 years.

In a past interview, Leonard has said his passion to run for the Ellensburg School Board seat was motivated by a strong desire to protect Ellensburg students educational opportunities and to make sure the community resources were managed with the utmost transparency and efficiency.

While on the board, Leonard spent two years as the district’s legislative representative.


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