Board of Education

The Board of Education serves in an advisory capacity to the Superintendent of Catholic schools. It provides guidance to Archdiocesan elementary and secondary schools and the Archdiocese of Washington Catholic schools.

The Board of Education is comprised of members who represent certain positions and jurisdictions at Archdiocese of Washington Catholic schools. The composition of the Board of Education ensures balanced representation of key stakeholder groups for Catholic schools: pastors, principals, and parents.

Mr. Arthur Linder

Board President

Region represented: DC

 

Mr. Michael Cronin

Board Vice-President

Region represented: MC

Mr. Edward Farley

Parent Representative

Region represented: DC

Mr. Thomas Gletner

Parent Representative

Region represented: DC

Mrs. Sharie Wood

Parishioner Representative

Region represented: DC

Rev. Gary Studniewski

Pastor, Saint Peter Church

Region represented: DC

Mr. Harold Thomas

Principal, St. Francis Xavier

Region represented: DC

Mrs. Aurora Carmichael

Parent Representative

Region represented: PG

Mrs. Virginia Cuadra

Parent Representative

Region represented: PG

Mrs. Betsy Ramirez

Parent Representative

Region represented: PG

Rev. John Kennealy

Pastor, Saint Matthias the Apostle, Lanham

Region represented: PG

Janet Schrom

Principal, St. Pius X Regional School

PG Representative

 

Dr. Sarah Belson

Parishioner Representative

Region represented: MC

Mr. Greg Cooksey

Parent Representative

Region represented: MC

Mrs. Maura Lannan

Parent Representative

Region represented: MC

Rev. Joseph Calis

Pastor, Saint John the Evangelist, Silver Spring

Region represented: MC

Mr. Ted Ewanciw

Principal, St. Bernadette, Silver Spring

Region represented: MC

Ms. Karen Grubber

Parishioner Representative

Region represented: S. MD.

Mrs. Kasia Sweeney

Parent Representative

Region represented: S. MD.

Rev. Michael King

Pastor, Cardinal Hickey/Jesus the Good Shepherd, Owings

Region represented: S. MD.

Mrs. Lila Hofmeister

Principal, Saint Michael, Ridge

Region represented: S. MD.

 

Mr. Jeffrey Palumbo

President/Principal, St. Vincent Pallotti High School, Laurel

Region represented: High School

 

Mr. Michael Friel

Principal, ESPA/Mary of Nazareth

Region represented: ESPA