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The Board of Directors of Creative Montessori Learning Center is composed of persons from the broader community and parents of currently enrolled students. Board Members volunteer to stand for election. Elections are held at the end of September or early October.

Board Members are required to attend monthly meetings. The Executive Director and the Program Director report directly to the Board.

The major tasks of the board are:
  1. Develop and approve school policies.
  2. Oversee school policies.
  3. Help develop and implement fund raising events.
  4. Help develop, support and maintain school goals.
  5. See that school goals and policies are implemented by the Executive Director and Program Director.
Board Officers include President, Vice President, Treasurer and Secretary.
Current Board Members are:
(L-R): Katherine Pough, Nancy Edelson, Court Skinner and Whitney Pine Hoerman
  • Whitney Pine Hoermann: Whitney has been on the Board of Directors since 2004. She has worked in the East Palo Alto and eastern Menlo Park community for 9 years; first as a 2nd grade bilingual teacher at Belle Haven School and more recently as a mother, citizen, and community volunteer. She has a BS in Chemistry and Spanish from Massuchessetts Institute of Technology. The Hoermann family lives in the Belle Haven neighborhood and her two daughters, Sophia and Helena, will be attending Creative Montessori Learning Center in September 2008. Her son, Yannis, graduated from CMLC in June of 2006. She is motivated by her strong belief and commitment to equitable education for all children. Her hobbies include quilting, reading, camping, and playing and watching all types of sports with her children.
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