Established in 1991, the Hamilton Education Foundation (HEF) is a non-profit organization dedicated to supplementing the educational opportunities of Hamilton School District students and teachers. Individuals, businesses, and organizations have been the cornerstone of this generous support, granting HEF over $2 million for workshops, projects, grants, and recognitions. These aid the development of the community, inspire creativity, and incentivize students to strive for excellence. 

Our Vision

The vision of the Hamilton Education Foundation is to assist in achieving creative and academic excellence for the 21st Century through funding activities and projects for students and educators in the Hamilton School District.

Our Mission

Our mission, in partnership with the community, is to fund, Enhanced, Extended, and Enriched learning opportunities for students and educators in the Hamilton School District.milton School District.

Monthly Meetings

Our board meets on the 3rd Wednesday of the month at the Hamilton School District Offices Conference Room at 6 pm.

Executive Board

Co-Executive Director: Kristen Kidd

Co-Executive Director: Julie Carpenter

Chair: Scott Wellens

Vice Chair: Dan Muehlenbach

Treasurer: Tom Seiler

Secretary: Kristin Licklider


Ken Ezrow

Fritz Kidd, M.D.

Kirk Langenkamp

Greg Treichel

Steve Kobza, J.D.

Eric Mangold

Leigh Laws

School District Liaison: Paul Mielke, Ph.D.