District 6

Betsy Vaughn HeadshotBetsy Vaughn, District 6

Elected November 2018
Term Expires November 2022


Present Occupation:

  • Lee County School District, School Board Member, District 6


  • Lee County resident since 2005
  • Two daughters; two grandchildren who attend Lee County Schools


  • B.A. (English), Upsala College, East Orange, NJ
  • M.Ed., The College of New Jersey, Trenton, NJ

Professional Experience:

  • Lewisville (TX) Independent School District: The Colony High School - English Teacher and Department Chair
  •  Lee County Schools: Estero High School - Language Arts Teacher

Volunteer Experience:

  • Guardian ad Litem
  • Partnering for Results Review Panel
  • Community Conversations
  • Haitian-American Community Coalition of Southwest Florida – Scholarship Chair
  • Take Stock in Children Mentor
  • Reading Tutor (LAMP)
  • Foundation for Lee County Public Schools (Resource Center)
  • Lee County School District Continuous Systemic Improvement Advisory Committee

Lee County School Board Liaison/ Present:

  • Curriculum Advisory Committee
  • Head Start Policy Council
  • School Health Advisory Committee
  • Student Board Advisory Committee