Joe Bertrand has been a member of the Olmsted Falls Board of Education in March 2005, and currently also serves as the Board's designated respresentatative to the Polaris Career Center Board. Mr. Bertrand holds a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering degree from Cleveland State University and is retired from Ford Motor Company. He has lived in the community for more than 25 years. Mr. Bertrand and his wife, Ellen, have four children who attended Olmsted Falls City Schools and graduated from Olmsted Falls High School. Mr. Bertrand has been an active volunteer helping the Marching Band as a chaperone to athletic events and band competitions. He also accompanied the band to New York City, Chicago, and Disney World.