District Council Information
Purpose of the District CouncilThe purpose of the Menlo Park City School District Council is to foster cooperative relationships among the Laurel, Encinal, Oak Knoll, and Hillview PTOs, the MPAEF, the Principals, the District, and the School Board in order to facilitate communication in the District.
Members of the District Council
The members of the District Council for the 2019-2020 school year are as follows:
President: Azadeh Rasmussen
Secretary / Parliamentarian: Julia Molise
Treasurer / Administrator (Calendar): Sharon Schick
Auditor: Patty Lopez-Jaramillo
One Community Campaign Co-Coordinator: Janelle McCombs
One Community Campaign Co-Coordinator: Ben Wang
Recognition (Service Awards) Coordinator: Caryn Wasserstein
Programming (Parent Ed) Co-Coordinator: Christa West
Programming (Parent Ed) Co-Coordinator: Vidya Kagan
Community News Coordinator: Marianne Badawi
The Superintendent of the Menlo Park City School District, Erik Burmeister, and School Board President, David Ackerman, attend the monthly meetings of the District Council, as well as the school principals, and presidents and vice presidents of the PTO of each constituent school. In addition, MPAEF Co-Presidents, Sarah Thayer and Katie Rottier, and the MPAEF Director Carrie Chen represent the Menlo Park Atherton Education Foundation at the meetings.