Ralph Stahlhut (Incumbent)
A 48-year resident of Pattonville, Stahlhut is employed by OfficeMax. He is a graduate of Beaumont High School and attended Elmhurst College in Elmhurst, Illinois. Stahlhut and his wife, Carole, are the parents of two Pattonville graduates and have seven grandchildren, including one Holman Middle School student and one Pattonville High School student. Stahlhut resides in Maryland Heights.
Leadership/Volunteerism Background: 22-year member of the Pattonville Board of Education, having held the offices of president, vice president, secretary and treasurer; also served on many committees in the school district; current treasurer of the board.
Statement of Purpose: “Pattonville is entering a very important period. My experience on the board will be valuable as we continue to maintain low class sizes, increase student achievement, attendance and test scores, and maintain a safe environment for our students and staff, with
decreased state and local funding. ”