PA Board and Committees
Executive Board 2017-2018
Lower School: Melissa Hausfeld
Middle School: Margaret Bonham
Ninth Grade: Brigitte Johnson-Herron, Laura Simpson
Tenth Grade: Rebecca Penovich, Mihaela Vasilian
Eleventh Grade: Jane Caldeira, Meredith Miller
Twelfth Grade: Barbara Guterman, Cindy Nachman-Senders, Agnes Warfield-Blanc, Theresa Zolet
The Bulldog Committee supports and promotes school spirit and sportsmanship throughout the school year at Bullis athletic events and activities. The committee recruits and manages volunteers in the Snack Bar.
This committee manages all communication to the parent body from the PA. It produces the weekly PA email and maintains and updates the Parent Bulletin Board on the Bullis website.
Community Service Committee:
Runaka Anderson, Mimi Arnold, Dede Schumacher
This committee supports the school’s community service programs. Some of the projects include Thanksgiving baskets, pie-making, cereal and clothing drives, and days of service.
Diversity and Equity Committee:
This committee provides support to the school’s diversity programs and serves as a liaison to the school’s Diversity and Equity Committee.
Sherri Jackson, Pennie Panagiotopoulos, Muriel Suggs
The New Parents Committee supports the administration during recruitment and enrollment times, and joins the administration in welcoming and orienting new families to the Bullis community.
Parent Education/Parents Council of Washington:
Amy Gates, Susan Meredith, Sandy Rubenstein
The Parent Education Committee helps to coordinate/plan programs such as school-wide speakers which provide parents the opportunity to discuss current issues of interest.This committee also represents Bullis at the Parents Council of Washington.
Visual and Performing Arts Committee:
Tammy McKnight, Lamia Crowley
This committee provides promotional support to the Bullis Visual and Performing Arts Department to maximize awareness and attendance for performances and shows.
Kerry Hoch, Stephanie Steren
This committee is responsible for organizing and assigning volunteers for Parent Association and school events, as needed. This committee also organizes the annual PA Homecoming Bake Sale and assists the librarians in organizing the Book Fair.
Ad Hoc Committees
The Athletics Committee serves as a liaison to the Athletics Department.
Bullis Gives Back 5K:
This annual spring race and fun run event, open to the public, supports the school and local nonprofit organizations.
Faculty Grants Committee:
The Faculty Grants Committee meets in the fall to evaluate proposals submitted by faculty and staff for PA enrichment grants.
Claudia Helmig, Sarah Schain
The Gala Committee plans and manages Bullis's largest annual fundraiser in partnership with the Bullis Advancement Office. Recent proceeds have supported faculty professional development and student financial aid.