Professional Development Committee

Purpose Statement:

The Professional Development Committee plans, implements and evaluates our district’s annual professional development and required training for teachers, administrators, support staff, and others identified within the actual plan.

Meeting Schedule

DATE TIME LOCATION MINUTES
October 28, 2024 3:45-5:00 p.m. Google Meet
February 24, 2025 3:45-5:00 p.m. Google Meet
May 19, 2025 3:45-5:00 p.m. Google Meet

Membership/Representation

  • Jack Alvey, Principal – D.P. Sutherland
  • Kate Banks, Library Media Specialist – Columbia
  • Jim McHugh, Interim Principal – Goff
  • Kerrie Burch, Questar III BOCES
  • Marissa Cannon, Director of Human Resources
  • Nicole Conte, Teacher – Columbia
  • Jeff Ecker, Teacher – Green Meadow
  • Stephanie Ferlazzo, Teacher – Columbia
  • Dan Garab, Principal – Green Meadow
  • Wayne Grignon, Principal – Genet
  • Doug Hadley, Teaching Assistant – Columbia
  • Michael Harkin, Principal – Columbia
  • Kate Hastings, Teacher – Columbia
  • Sarah Hoffman, Assistant Principal, Gff MS
  • Alison Hosier, Teacher – Columbia
  • Courtney Hotailing, Teacher – Columbia
  • Ed Kilmartin, Assistant Principal – Columbia
  • Dianna Koch, Teacher – Green Meadow
  • Roy Stiles, Assistant Superintendent
  • Tracy O’Neil, Teacher – Bell Top
  • Amy Schwartz, Teacher – Genet
  • Ashley Rickson, School Counselor – Columbia
  • Valerie Santillo, Teacher – Red Mill
  • Donna Shepardson, High School Teacher
  • Kelyn Snyder, Middle School Teacher
  • Helen Squillace, Principal, Red Mill
  • Dan Wagner, Teacher – Columbia
  • Christine Willmart, Questar III BOCES