Betsy Bates was re-elected to the WSD Board of Education in June 2020. She, and her husband Shane, have been residents within the Wentzville School District since 2004, and have three children who attend Duello Elementary. Bates has been an active volunteer and leader within the school district and community. She has served on the Discovery Ridge Elementary PTO Executive Board, Morning Star MOPS Leadership Team, and serves within the children’s ministry of her local church. Prior to Betsy’s volunteer work, she worked in business/finance. She believes her background, expertise and forward thinking will bring out-of-the box ideas and innovative solutions to the Wentzville School District.