Camdenton R-III School District
Board of Education
2017 School Board
Christopher C. McElyea
P.O. Box 778
Camdenton, MO  65020
Term Expires April 2018 
Chris McElyea is currently serving his 8th year on the Board of Education.  Mr. McElyea is a life-long resident of Camdenton and graduated from Camdenton High School.  He received his degree in Personal Finance from the University of Missouri-Columbia. After graduation, Mr. McElyea went to work for Central Bank of Lake of the Ozarks where he now serves as a Vice President/Branch Manager.  Mr. McElyea has completed his Board Member training required by the Missouri School Board Association (MSBA).  He has served on many boards in the lake area such as the Camdenton Area Chamber of Commerce where he served as President.
Mr. McElyea has two children who attend Camdenton.  Bailey is a senior in 2016-2017.  She is active in volleyballl.  Tommy is in the sixth grade in 2016-2017.  He, like his sister, is very active in sports and is looking forward to the day that he will be able to play for the Lakers.
Mr. McElyea enjoys the outdoors and enjoys spending time with his kids.  


Nancy A. Masterson
3763 Dry Hollow Road
Camdenton, MO  65020
Term Expires April 2019 

Nancy Masterson is currently serving her 19th year on the Camdenton Board of Education and is the Vice-President of the board.  Mrs. Masterson is Regional Executive Chair for Region 8 in the Missouri School Board Association (MSBA).  In addition she serves as our District's representative in Region 8 and Camdenton's voting delegate in the Missouri School Board Association.  Like many of her colleagues on school boards, Nancy has attended many hours of MSBA special training sessions.  She has earned Master and Advanced member status among Missouri's Certified Board Members and was honored as a finalist for the Paul Morris Community Service Award in 2009 and 2013.  She served on a statewide committee on the Early Childhood Education section of the Missouri Vision Project for Public Education.

Mrs. Masterson has served on the Camdenton R-III School District Education Foundation Board of Directors, the not-for-profit organization founded in 2000 by the Board of Education to manage and facilitate funds to promote the betterment of Camdenton students and staff.  She has been active in the past on various strategic issues committees throughout her tenure on the Board, most recently serving on the Building Committee for the two new elementary schools and for the past four years on the School Health Advisory Committee.

Nancy is a graduate of the University of Missouri-Columbia with a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education and Special Education.  She taught at Jefferson Junior High in Columbia while working on a Masters degree in Parks and Recreation, which led her to her current position as Park Superintendent at Ha Ha Tonka State Park.  She has worked for the Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Division of State Parks for 39 years.  Along with her dedication to the Camdenton School District, Nancy also serves on the Board of Directors of the Lake of the Ozarks Developmental Center, the Missouri State Park Employees Association, and the City of Camdenton Park Board.

Nancy and her husband, John, have three graduates of Camdenton High School.  Jennifer Masterson Lindsay ('98) graduated from Missouri State University, works as a Human Resource Manager and lives in O'Fallon, MO with her husband, Toby, who is a middle school teacher and coach along with their daughter Payton.  Robert ('02) graduated from Drury University and the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry.  U.S. Army Captain Masterson is assigned to Tripler Medical Center in Hawaii for a two year fellowship in Advanced Dentistry and lives in Oahu, Hawaii, with his wife Jill and daughter Camryn.  Laura ('05) graduated from Drury University, received her Masters Degree from Missouri State University, lives in Kansas City, MO and works in the Leavenworth Kansas School District where she is a Speech and Language Pathologist.

Nancy enjoys spending time with her extended family, sewing, cooking, reading, and being out-of-doors.  She is a member of St. Anthony Catholic Church.  Nancy and John enjoy traveling which often include visits to National Parks and Historic sites and have expanded their travels to include Civil War sites and many U.S. Presidential sites in recent years.

Tom Williams
6467 Eagle Crossing
Osage Beach, MO  65065
Term Expires April 2019
Tom Williams is currently serving his second term on the Board of Education.  Mr. Williams is a graduate of Camdenton High School.  He received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Missouri-Columbia in 1994.

 Mr. Williams spent the first six years of his professional career at Bank of America working in retail branch management, small business lending, and human resources.  Mr. Williams has been employed by Lake Regional Health System since 2000 and is currently serving as the Vice President of Employee & Community Development.

 Mr. Williams is married to Sherrie Williams who is also a Camdenton High School graduate and they have three children who attended Camdenton Schools.  Abi is a graduate of Camdenton High School and is currently attending the University of Missouri and majoring in respiratory therapy. Carter is a graduate of Camdenton High School and is attending Missouri State University and majoring in business.  Hadley is a senior and is active in her church youth group.

 Mr. Williams enjoys spending time with his family, camping, and reading.  The Williams’ attend The Church at Osage Hills in Osage Beach.


 Laura Davis
 Laura Davis
 2261 Pier 31 Road
Camdenton, MO 65020
Term expires April 2018 



Laura Davis is in her first term on the Camdenton School Board.  As a speech-language pathologist at Lake Regional Hospital, she helps adults and children improve speech, language, cognitive, and swallowing function.  She completed a bachelor's degree at Kansas State University and a master's degree at the University of Kansas, primarily at the University of Kansas Medical Center.


Mrs. Davis is the secretary of the Camdenton Band Booster Board.  At Lake Regional Hospital, she is a member of the stroke team.  She enjoys collaborating with other departments to build programs and to continuously improve patient care.


Mrs. Davis is married to Jed Davis who works as a healthcare network manager for Vizient.  Her daughter, Kallie, is a junior and enjoys being a member of the Camdenton High School band and Bel Cantos.  Kallie is also active in science research and plans to work toward the International Baccalaureate Diploma.  Mrs. Davis' interests include walking/running, boating, working on home improvement projects, keeping up on current events, and taking care of the family pets. 




Jackie Schulte
Term Expires April 2020


Jackie Schulte is currently serving her 2nd term on the board of education.  After earning her degree and certification in Paralegal studies, she worked for an architectural firm in St Louis managing accounts payable, accounts receivable, and payroll.  The Schulte family relocated to the lake area in October of 2001.  Mrs. Schulte started a scheduling/planning company, which allowed her to stay home with her children.  In 2014 Mrs. Schulte took on a new career as CADV’s Volunteer Coordinator which allowed her to have an impact in her family's community.  Since Mrs. Schulte believes the future of our community depends on providing support and opportunities for our youth, she now serves as the intake/volunteer coordinator for Kids' Harbor in Osage Beach.   Mrs. Schulte has stayed current with board responsibilities by completing her Board Member training required by the Missouri School Boards’ Association (MSBA).

Jackie has been married to Bart Schulte for 23 years.  Bart is with First National Financial Services.  They have three children who have attended Camdenton Schools.  Gabie graduated in the spring of 2016 and will be attending Truman State University in the fall.  She was active in the Pride of the Lake Marching Band.  Natalie will be a senior in the 2016/17 school year and is planning on attending college the following year and hoping to continue her soccer career at the collegiate level.   Gavin is in the eighth grade at the Camdenton Middle School.  He travels with a swim team and enjoys participating in Science research.

Jackie spends her free time at sporting events and with her family.




Courtney Hulett
372 Normac Drive
Camdenton, MO  65020 
Term Expires 2020

Courtney Hulett is currently serving his first term on the board of education.  Mr. Hulett is a native of Camdenton and a proud graduate of Camdenton R-III School District.  He received his degree in physical therapy from the University of Missouri, Columbia, in 1999 and returned to the Lake to work for Lake Regional Health Systems.  As area manager for LRHS, he has been involved in budget development, personnel management, and commercial construction and design.  He has also proudly served on the board of directors for Kids Harbor (a local child advocacy center) as a youth sports coach and is an active participant in numerous charitable events throughout the lake area.

Mr. Hulett is married to Jessica and they have three children.  Cade, is a senior at Camdenton.  He enjoys basketball and water sports.  Lauryn is a sophomore at Camdenton and enjoys basketball, volleyball, and youth group.  The Hulett’s future Laker, Tatum, is four.

Mr. Hulett enjoys golfing, boating, and spending time with his family and friends.


David Faiferlick
1263 Darwin Drive
Osage Beach, MO  65065
Term Expires 2020


Poole, Tara
Student Advisor
Tara Poole
Term: June 1, 2016
- May 31, 2017

Tara Poole has lived in Camdenton since the age of six and has been attending Camdenton Schools since the commencement of first grade. Her mother, Sara Poole, works at Lake Regional Hospital as an Intensive Care Unit nurse and has been there for over fifteen years. Her brother, Paxton Poole, is an outstanding student, holding the first place spot in his junior year here at Camdenton High. Tara is an active member in her school and community. She is involved with many activities including National Honors Society, A+, Science Research, Science Club, Math Club, Student Council, and Bel Cantos, the high school’s show choir. Some of her interests include singing, attending school sports events, and spending time with her friends.


Ellefsen, Drew
Student Advisor
Drew Ellefsen
Term: Jan. 1, 2017
- Dec. 31, 2017 



Linda Leu
173 Foxhead Shores Drive
Linn Creek, MO  65052

Linda Leu  has been Secretary to the Superintendent of Camdenton R-III Schools since August 2009. She also serves as Secretary to the Board of Education and Acting Secretary for the Education Foundation.  Previously Linda was Secretary to the Superintendent and Board at the Shelby County R-IV School District for 19 years.  Linda is a member of and past officer of the Camdenton Classified Employee's Association.

Linda is married to Gary and they have five children, thirteen grandchildren, and one dog Moxie.


Last Modified on April 11, 2017