The Core Planning Team
The Planning Team comprised school leaders, teachers, CMSD parents and community leaders representing key partners in the higher education, business, government, faith-based and philanthropic community, who formed and organized the parameters, resources and timeline for CMSD’s Transition to Hybrid Learning.
Reopening Plan Co-LeadsChristine Fowler-Mack, Chief Portfolio OfficerLisa Farmer Cole, Chief of SchoolsValentina Moxon, Chief Academic Officer
Reopening Plan Core Team Members
Roseann Canfora, Deputy Chief, CommunicationsDiana Ehlert, Deputy Chief, Academic ResourcesErin Frew, Network Support LeaderEric Gordon, Chief Executive OfficerDennis Hill, Chief, Safety & SecurityTracy Hill, Executive Director of Family & Community EngagementMichael Houser, Policy & Labor LiaisonMichelle Kirkwood Hughes, High School PrincipalTrent Mosley, Chief Engagement OfficerAnn Mullin, ParentElizabeth Nelson Creel, Executive Director, CurriculumShari Obrenski, Teacher, CTU PresidentTom Ott, Director, CMSD News BureauKevin Payton, Principal, CCAS PresidentTracy Radich, Teacher, K-8 Upper (Grade 4-5)Derek Richey, Chief Financial OfficerGary Sautter, Deputy Chief, Capital ProjectsMarcy Shankman, Leadership Coach & StrategistMelissa Skelly, Executive Director of Policy and PlanningJosh Terchek, Director, Research & DevelopmentKaren Thompson, Chief of StaffCurtis Timmons, Chief, Information TechnologyLori Ward, Chief Talent & Equity OfficerPatrick Zohn, Chief Operations Officer
"It will take all of us working together to ensure our staff and students are eager and ready to begin the new school year in learning environments that are safe and fully equipped with the supports they need for success."