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Montessori in Redlands is governed by a volunteer Board of Trustees, who offer expertise and vision to ensure the long-term stability and mission of MIR. The Board is responsible for financial management, makes long term decisions, and provides strategic non-operational leadership.

The Board comprises unpaid community members and parents. Applications to join the Board are considered year-round. If you are interested in applying, contact us for more information.

Board Members 2020-2021:

  • Anne Desmarais, President
  • Steve Wuhs, Vice President
  • Leila Khazaeni, Treasurer
  • Eleanor Haire, Secretary
  • Chris Carrillo
  • Ramel Dixon
  • K.C. Hohensee
  • Jessika Meyer
  • Dominick Povero
  • Rachel Roche
  • Allayne Sullivan
  • Karalee Vaughn

Ex Officio Members (non-voting):

  • Jenny Davidson, Head of School
  • Teesie Emge, Teacher
  • Alisa Evans, Member Emeritus
  • Sara Garcia, Teacher
  • Lisa Oliver, Chief Financial Officer
  • Mandie Schadwinkel, Assistant Head of School
  • Shawnda Zook, PTM President