Dover Public Education Foundation

Board of Directors

  • Rusty Janssen – President

  • Rusty Janssen is a graduate of Dover High School, The University of Arkansas, & Washington University. He is married to Tammy Janssen and they have 5 children, Wade (attends UCA), Bailey (attends The University of Arkansas), Colt (works for Russellville Citicorp), Jacob (attends The University of Arkansas) and Cody (attends Russellville High School). He has […]

  • Fe Barton – Vice President

  • Fe Barton is a graduate of Arkansas Tech University. She is married to Boyd Barton, CPA. Boyd and their three children, Daniel Barton, Jeanifer Metz, and Chrystal Davis are Dover High School graduates. She and her husband own and operate Dover Market Catering.

  • Kim Davis – 2nd Vice President

  • Kim Davis is a graduate of Dover High School & AR Tech University. She is married to Jerryl Davis and they have two children, Cody (attends ATU) and Kelsey (attends Dover Middle School). She is a CPA and has worked at Kent Dollar Certified Public Accountants, Inc. for 25 years.

  • Sue Virden – Secretary

  • Sue Virden is a graduate of Dover High School & Arkansas Tech University where she earned a double Masters in Education and Curriculum Administration. She is married to Kim Virden and together they have five children and ten grandchildren. After a career in education that spanned 38 years, she retired as Director of Curriculum, Dover […]

  • Josh Masters – Treasurer

  • Josh Masters is a graduate of Dover High School and Arkansas Tech University. He is married to Kara Masters and they have two children, Jacob and Andrew, who both attend Dover Public School. Josh is a CPA and partner at Beall Barclay and Company CPA firm, and has been with the firm since 1999.

  • Betty Burnett – Member at Large

  • Betty Burnett is a graduate of Dover High School & AR Tech University. She retired as Credit Vice President of Rockwell Fed Credit Union after 40 years in banking. Betty is a member of Dover United Methodist Church and on the Board of Directors of Age to Age at ATU Wesley Foundation. Betty has 2 […]

  • Merrell Shoptaw – Member at Large

  • Merrell Shoptaw is a lifelong resident of Dover.  He graduated from Dover High School in 1965, and subsequently obtained degrees from the University of Arkansas and Arkansas Tech University.  After several years as a fighter pilot in the USAF he returned to Dover, and retired in 2013 after 35 years as Director of Computer Services […]