The Board of Directors is a group of parents, community members, and the Head of School who make sure the school is operating in accordance with applicable state and federal laws, its Montessori principles, and sound fiscal and administrative policy. The Board’s work includes approving and overseeing the annual school budget, operating procedures, and fundraising plans. It is also the center of decision-making on school community development and long range planning, as well as an advisory board for the many responsibilities of the Head of School. Each year, the Executive Committee ensures that an annual review of the Head of School is completed as well.
Andrea Fowler- Chair
Stephanie Kribs – Vice Chair. Ex. Comm Board Development Committee
Izabella De Barbaro – Secretary
Lawrence Overway – Treasurer
Kelly Wierenga – Fundraising Member
Stephanie Bunch – Fundraising Member
Erica Dziedzic – Grant Member
Kent Rehmann – Member
Emily Laidlaw – Member
Bryan Moody – Member
For more details on the Board or its Committees, please speak to the Head of School or any current board member listed above. Please remember that the Head of School handles day-to-day responsibilities of the school and all curriculum, student, and specific personnel matters. Should you have a concern in that area, contact the Head of School directly.
If you would like to contact a member of the Board, please send an email to Board@steppingstoneseastlansing.org
Parents are welcome to attend the board meetings when they can.
Meetings are held at the school at 7:00 pm.
Schedule of meetings for the 2017 – 18 school year:
Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017
Tuesday, October 24th, 2017
Tuesday, December 19th, 2017
Tuesday, February 20th, 2018
Tuesday, April 24th, 2018
Tuesday, June 12th, 2018