A Developing Member in the Association of Waldorf Schools of North America
Serving Children From Early Childhood Through Eighth Grade
Board of Directors
The Board of Directors is responsible for the legal and financial well being of the school. The Board is made up of Faculty, Parent (including the Parent Council Chair), and Community representatives serving 1-3-year terms. The School Administrator and Faculty Coordinator are ex-officio members of the Board.
2015-2016 Board Members
Melanie Adams, Chair
John Bass, Vice Chair
Kate Cotton, Treasurer
Suzanne Frensley, Community
Cindy Turner, Community
Will Beard, Parent
Oliver Ilagan, Parent
Becky Grando, Parent
Elizabeth Tipping, Parent
Margaret Bean, Ex-Officio
Shay Edwards, Faculty
Holly Settle, Faculty
Kathryn Koehler, Faculty
LWS Board Committees
The executive committee consists of the officers on the Board along with the School Administrator.
The Development Committee guides the Annual Giving campaign, plans and hosts both the Spring Gala and the Elves' Faire (along with the entire LWS community), and coordinates capital campaign programs to finance improvements as directed by the Board of Directors.
The Finance Committee reviews the financial structure and health of the school and makes budget and operating recommendations to the Board.
The Governance Committee identifies and organizes the governing documents, policies, and procedures that guide the School.
The Outreach Committee plans and implements outreach efforts to the larger community designed to familiarize the community with Waldorf education as well as to increase enrollment in the school. Open houses, school tours, and staffing information tables at school and community events are some of the activities of members of this committee.
Strategic Planning Committeestrategicchair@lindenwaldorf.org
The Strategic Planning Committee provides recommendations for the school’s short- and long-term goals in the following areas: programming, staff, community, facilities, and financial development.
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