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Parents Council

JBS parents and guardians are automatically members of the Parents Council, which fosters involvement and communication within the parent body and with the school. Parents are a visible presence on campus, and parents who wish to be actively involved have many options.The Parents Council provides a variety of services, sponsors student, parent and community events and raises funds for the benefit of the students, faculty and administration. The Council functions through a board comprised of an executive committee, nominating chair, standing committees, and grade chairs.
 
In addition to organizing the fundraisers, the Parents Council promotes a sense of community among our parents, supports our students and faculty and serves the greater community. Parents provide services to the school, such as volunteering in the bookstore or the library; they plan programming for parents; they dedicate countless hours to the execution of three major fundraising events; and they plan activities for students. The extent of their volunteer commitment can be as much or as little as fits into their schedules. Check out the possibilities...and perhaps sign up!

 

Parents Council Board members gathered together Haertter Hall Commons, in front of the fireplace

 2019-2020 Parents Council Board

President Heather Strahorn
Vice President Kellie Hynes
Secretary Friederike Wykes
Treasurer Liz Isaak
Annual Dinner & Auction Robyn Huhn
Jessica Schuff
Blue & Gold Dance Linda Roby
JiaMin Dierberg
Bookstore Rachel Rackers
Christina Clarke
Family Network Julie Hyken
Kristin Scully
Hospitality Anne Fernandez
Kirsten Brouillet
Library Elizabeth Peng
Kelly Edwards
Lost & Found Melissa Kantrovitz
Sharon Brison
Nominating Rob Leavitt
Potpourri Daryl Rosen-Huitt
Stephanie DePlanty
The Producers Jana Allen
Pia Koster
Seniors & Seniors' Parents Party Mary Hohenberg
Merrill Nelson
Summer Opportunities Fair Ranjana Morgan
Unique Boutique Stefanie Greenberg
Beth Herbster
7th Grade Co-Chairs Nicole & Joe DiMartini
Stephanie & Aaron Zwicker
8th Grade Co-Chairs Laura & Steven Busch
Ann & Jim Dillon
9th Grade Co-Chairs Katie & Sandy Schenck
Dee & David Stokes
10th Grade Co-Chairs Tracey & Ian Guthrie
Alison & Tom Sheehan
11th Grade Co-Chairs Jan Clarke & Tom Borcherding
Shannon Morgan-Gillard & Tom Gillard Kristin Wright & John Sobol
12th Grade Co-Chairs Lyn & Warren Grace
Susie & Bill Hizar
Caroline & Adam Sky
13th Grade Co-Chairs

Anne Bishop
Cheri Smith