Sabrina Backer has served as a board member in Franklin Area School District (Venango Co.) since 2015, becoming board president in 2017. She has been active in public education since her children started elementary school and began by joining the executive board of their school’s parent-teacher organization. Backer has served on many of PSBA’s committees, both past and present, including the Hall of Fame, Personnel, Operations, Negotiations, Bylaws and Platform committees. She acted as chair for the Personnel, Operations and Policy committees. Since 2018, Backer has been PSBA’s section 1 advisor and sectional co-lead on the Governing Board. She also is a PSBA liaison, a member of the Legislative Advisory Council and on the board of directors for the Pennsylvania Public Education Foundation. Backer attended Fayetteville State University and is the chief clerk/county administrator for Venango County. She resides in Franklin with her husband Brian and their two children – Britton, a freshman at Penn State University, and Cambree, a sophomore at Franklin Jr./Sr. High School.