• Board of Education Members




     Gregg Batchelor

    Greg Batchelor 
    Board Member

    15220 Highway 43
    Russellville, AL 35654

    Email: gbatch1197@aol.com; greg.batchelor@rcs.k12.al.us
    Term Ends: May 2022





    Jerry Groce Jerry Groce
    Vice President

    740 Hamilton Street
    Russellville, AL 35653

    Email: jerry.groce@dhr.alabama.gov; jerry.groce@rcs.k12.al.us
    Term Ends: May 2023



    Mr. Jerry Groce is a 1974 graduate from Russellville City Schools and holds a Master Degrees in Social Work and Business Administration.  He is currently Executive Director of Easterseals of Northwest Alabama.  Jerry served on the Russellville City Council from 1988-2004.  He currently serves on the Executive Committee for Northwest Council of Local Governments, Advisory Board for Bank Independent, Trustee Board for the University of West Alabama, and Member of Council of Business Advisory Board for University of North Alabama. 

    He has been married to the former Benetia Buckner from Florence, Alabama since 1981.  Benetia is an employee of Northwest Shoals Community College.  Jerry and Benetia have two children; Evan and Alayna, both graduates of Russellville High School.  



    Greg TrappGreg Trapp

    45 Oak Shadow Drive
    Russellville, AL 35653

    Email: greg.trapp@driverhq.us; greg.trapp@rcs.k12.al.us
    Term Ends: May 2025





    Radford Hester

    Board Member

    1540 Lawrence Street East, Apt. E103
    Russellville, AL 35654

    Email: radford.hester@rcs.k12.al.us 
    Term Ends: May 2026 








    Kim Clonts                                                                                      

    Board Members
    Kim Clonts

    24 Signore Drive

    Russellville, AL 35653


    Email: kim.clonts@rcs.k12.al.us


    Term Ends:  2024




    Mrs. Kim Stanley Clonts is a 1986 graduate from Russellville City Schools and has a B.A. in Communications from the University of Alabama.  She has been married to Steve Clonts for 28 years and is a member of First Baptist Church Russellville.  She currently works for the Franklin County Commission.  She currently serves on the Russellville Hospital Board, Russellville Education Foundation Advisory Board, and the is a member of the Cattleman's Association.