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Board of Education Members

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Debra Sheinin, President

Board Member since 2018

Committees: Audit; Policy; Special Education, PTA Central Council (Alternate)  

Term Expires: 2025

Cheryl May, Vice President

Board Member since 2011 

Committees: Communications (Alternate); Curriculum, Assessment & Technology (Alternate); Extra-Curricular Activities, Co-Curricular Activities, and Interscholastic Athletics; Policy; Nassau BOCES (Alternate); PTA Central Council; HW 2025; Health, Safety and Wellness (Alternate)  

Term Expires: 2026 

Judy Menashe, Trustee

Board Member since 2018 

Committees: Communications; Curriculum, Assessment and Technology; Extra-Curricular Activities, Co-Curricular Activities, and Interscholastic Athletics (Alternate); Policy; Special Education; PTA Central Council; Endowment Fund

Term Expires: 2024

Francois Tenenbaum, Trustee

Board Member since 2021

Committees: Audit (Alternate); Communications; Curriculum, Assessment and Technology; Legislative; Policy (Alternate); New York State School Boards Association; Nassau-Suffolk School Boards Association; HW 2025 (Alternate); Public/Private Schools Council 

Term Expires: 2024

Shari L. Amitrano, Trustee

Board Member since 2021

Committees: Audit; Curriculum, Assessment & Technology; Extra-Curricular Activities, Co-Curricular Activities, and Interscholastic Athletics; Legislative; Special Education (Alternate); Nassau-Suffolk School Boards Association (Alternate); Public/Private Schools Council (Alternate)

Term Expires: 2026

Jonathan D. Altus, M.D., Trustee

Board Member since 2021

Committees: Extra-Curricular Activities, Co-Curricular Activities and Interscholastic Athletics; Legislative (Alternate); Parliamentarian

Term Expires: 2024

Chana Jeter, Trustee

Board Member since 2022

Committees: Audit; Communications; Legislative; Special Education; New York State School Boards Association (Alternate); Nassau BOCES; Public/Private Schools Council; Health, Safety and Wellness; Endowment Fund (Alternate) 

Term Expires: 2025