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Robin Peters – Interim President
Bryan Hill – Interim Vice President
Sean O’Connor – Secretary & Co-Treasurer
Raj Bhumkar – Co-Treasurer
Candice Young – Vice President – Communications
Raquel Katz – Principal (ex officio)
Lori Faydo
Andrew Karcher
Rose Meloney
Chiyo Padilla
Philbert Tsai
Clara Wichmann


Cathi Bartel – Teacher Liaison
Tanya Roys
Ryan Thoma – Technology

Open Positions

If you are interested in one of our open positions, please email us at:
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Foundation President

  • Voted in position to serve a 2-year term
  • Leads monthly foundation meetings
  • Spearheads fundraising to support school programs
  • Collaborates with others in the community to maintain the foundation’s visibility
  • Oversees communications that become community facing to adhere to foundation’s desired message
  • Works closely with the foundation treasurer to propose an annual budget and board approvals for additional expenditures throughout the year
  • Maintains connectivity with PUSD Foundation for summits and additional learning resources

Foundation Vice President

  • Voted in position to serve a 2-year term
  • Supports the Foundation President in monthly foundation meetings
  • Provides fundraising support to the board for school programs
  • Creates public awareness for foundation initiatives
  • Oversees financial budgets and reporting to the community

Foundation Secretary

  • Voted in position to serve a 2-year term
  • Keeps copies of the Board’s bylaws and policies
  • Maintains list of Board Officers, members and advisory roles
  • Attends foundation meetings and provides meeting minutes to Board for approval
  • Schedules foundation meetings and provides notice of any changes or updates