About BPSF

About the Bismarck Public Schools Foundation

The Mission of the BPS Foundation is to: Partner with the BPS District to empower every learner to thrive by enhancing the services and recognition of students and staff.

About Our Development Director

Stacey Lang

Stacey Lang began her career with BPSF in January 2020.  Lang came into this role with over 15 years of marketing and event management experience in variety of roles but primarily as the Bismarck Tribune’s marketing manager.

She has her bachelor’s degree from the University of Mary in business administration with minors in both business communication as well as management information systems. Stacey is married to Mitch Lang and has two children within the Bismarck Public School District.   More information about Stacey Lang can be found at https://www.linkedin.com/in/staceylang.

Board of Directors

Rick Geloff, President
Starion Financial

Jan Stankiewicz, Vice President
NDSU Extension

Betsy Elsberry, Secretary
Elsberry & Shively

Megan Houn
Blue Cross Blue Shield of ND

Drew Engelman
Stewart Title Guaranty Company

Ex Officio: Josh Hager, BPS School Board
BPSF Voting Member

Ex-Officio: Jeff Fastnacht, BPS Superintendent 
BPSF Voting Member

Ex Officio: David Augustadt, BEA President/Representative
BPSF Voting Member

Ex Officio: Josh Standing Elk, Indigenous Education Representative
BPSF Voting Member

Executive Committee

Rick Geloff, President
Starion Financial

Betsy Elsberry, Secretary
Elsberry & Shively

Jan Stankiewicz, Vice President
NDSU Extension

Ex Officio: Josh Hager, BPS School Board
BPSF Voting Member

Ex-Officio: Jeff Fastnacht, BPS Superintendent 
BPSF Voting Member

Interested in serving on our board?  Please click here for more information.

OUR MISSION

Partner with the BPS District to empower every learner to thrive by enhancing the services and recognition of students and staff.

Questions should be directed to:

Stacey Lang
Development Director
701-323-4093