District Administration & Support Staff
Our district administrators work tirelessly to ensure our students, faculty, and staff have the resources they need to succeed at each of our schools. We welcome your questions and comments; please feel free to contact any member of our administrative team. We look forward to speaking with you!
A complete list of our district and Dubois K-12 staff is available for your reference.
About Martha Gale
Martha (Marty) Gale brings over 30 years of educational experience, leadership, and preparation to the role of Superintendent of Fremont County School District #2. She is a graduate of Kansas State University and the University of Wyoming and has worked in public education as classroom teacher, special education teacher and K-12 administrator. Marty has four grown children all, of whom graduated from Dubois High School. Her goal as superintendent is to create a collaborative culture that sets the expectation of high levels of learning for all students.
About Brandon Farris
About Candis Whitlock-Bennet
Candis Whitlock-Bennett is the administrative assistant to the superintendent and board of trustees and is the district consolidated grant manager. She has been with Fremont County School District No. 2 since 1998. Candis was born and raised in Michigan but has resided in Wyoming since 1983. She majored in computer information systems and business at DeVry Institute of Technology in Phoenix, AZ. Candis has one son, Tanner, who is a former DHS graduate, a 2010 Daniels Fund scholar, and an Eagle Scout. Tanner is an electrical engineer and now resides in Belgrade, Montana, with his wife, Kaitlyn. When she retires from FCSD#2, Candis plans to provide nouthetic counseling to unwed mothers and disadvantaged children through the Sanctuary of Hope.
About Nancy Dixon
Nancy Dixon is the A.D. secretary and central office administrative assistant. Nancy has been with FCSD2 for five years and began as the Dubois High School and A.D. secretary. When the HS addition to the existing K–8 building was completed in 2014, Nancy moved to the administration building to take on the role of accounts payable & payroll clerk while retaining her A.D. secretary role. Nancy has 14 years of experience in the banking industry and six years as the only dialysis support staff for the University of Missouri Healthcare System in Columbia, Missouri.
Originally from Central Missouri, Nancy has one daughter, Sammantha, who is working toward a degree in elementary special education at Wayland Baptist University in Plainview, TX. Nancy and Sammi moved to Dubois in August 2011.
Nancy enjoys spending time with family, her Siberian Husky, Kimon Kenai, and her cat, No Name-E. Her greatest joys are her daughter and the blessings she has received from God through the opportunities that have come because of moving to Dubois.
“I love my job. And what could be better than a job you love in the most beautiful place with the most amazing views?” – Nancy
“But those who wait for the Lord will renew their strength. They will mount up with wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary; they will walk and not faint.” (Isaiah 40:31)
About Jennet Ballinger
Jennet Legler Ballinger has been in the district for nearly 30 years. She retired from the classroom after 25 years of teaching awesome middle school students and is beginning her fifth year as the K-12 Instructional Facilitator and Data/Assessment Coordinator.
Jennet is a graduate of Chadron State College in Nebraska with a Masters of Natural Science, with a focus on middle level mathematics, from the University of Wyoming. In her current role, she enjoys and appreciates the lifelong learning opportunities that come from interactions with all students and staff in a K-12 setting.
Outside of school, Jennet is an active volunteer with Kiwanis, Eastern Star and St. Thomas’ Episcopal Church, where she also sings in the choir. She and her husband Pat are Wyoming natives and have lived in Dubois for 39 years, 25 of those at Lava Creek Ranch west of town. They enjoy all that Dubois has to offer and also visiting their grown children, son Beau in Colorado and daughter Kristi in Alaska.