Behind the Board Table By Jeff Stout – Port Huron Schools Board Trustee The source and photos for this story was compiled and archived by Mr...
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Jeff Stout is a graduate of St. Clair County Community College and Sienna Heights University with a Bachelor’s degree in Applied Science – Public Safety Studies.
Originally from Arizona, he made his way to Michigan through the United States Air Force and has been a Bluewater area resident since 1974. Jeff is married to Catherine Stout, a retired PHASD teacher and resides in Clyde Township. They have two adult daughters and two grandsons who attend Port Huron Schools at FGMS and PHN.
He is a retired Port Huron Fire Department Asst. Chief with 27 years of service and has been doing contract inspection work for the Port Huron Housing Commission under the HUD Section 8 program for the last 13 years.
First elected to the Port Huron Area School District Board of Education in 2000, Jeff has just completed his 18th year of service.
With regular input, he hopes to bring forward an understanding of school board governance from a “behind the Board table “perspective. He is seeking another term on the November 6, 2018 ballot.
Behind the Board Table takes a closer look at the “nuts & bolts” of the school board. In this first article, Mr. Stout covers all...