Committee Assignments

  • BOE MLK 2018 Spirit

    The Board of Education directors serve on various committees that meet monthly, quarterly or annually. Committee work assists the Board and the District in finding solutions and resources to assist in current and/or future issues as well as educating the public on the programs and services provided to students. Board members are asked to serve on committees for one school year, after which the rotation will change to a new board member.

    Board Committees*:

    • Facility Planning Committee: George Lenard, Joanne Soudah
    • Finance and Audit Committee: Chelsea Addison, Lisa Brenner
    • Policy Committee: Chelsea Addison, Lisa Brenner, Kristine Hendrix


    Other Committees:

    • Accountability (formerly Comprehensive School Improvement Plan-CSIP): Joanne Soudah, LaVerne Ford-Williams
    • Bond Construction: Joanne Soudah
    • Commission for Access and Local Original Programming (CALOP): George Lenard, Alternate: LaVerne Ford-Williams
    • Economic Development Retail Sales Tax Board (EDRST): Kristine Hendrix, George Lenard
    • Education Plus/Character Plus (formerly Cooperating School District-CSD): Joanne Soudah (Term expires 2019)
    • Employee Benefits: George Lenard
    • Martin Luther King Spirit Award (MLK): Tracy Gritsenko, Kristine Hendrix, Joanne Soudah
    • Missouri School Boards Association (MSBA): LaVerne Ford-Williams, Alternate: George Lenard
    • St. Louis Area Legislative Breakfasts: Lisa Brenner, Tracy Gritsenko
    • Special School District Governing Council: Tracy Gritsenko
    • Tax Increment Financing (TIF): Chelsea Addison, Lisa Brenner
    • University City Alumni Association (UCHSAA): Kristine Hendrix
    • University City Education Foundation (UCEF): LaVerne Ford-Williams
    • U. City in Bloom: Tracy Gritsenko
      There are currently no formal liaisons to UCEA and UCFT.

    *Must post agenda and take minutes