SUSD Committees

Superintendent's Committees

Thank you to everyone who expressed interest in joining one of SUSD’s three new committees for the 2017-2018 school year. Committee members and first meeting dates are listed below.

Communications Committee                                   

The purpose of the Communications Committee will be to identify and repair broken lines of communication; to rebuild and maintain effective communication systems, both internally and externally; and to find innovative ways to market SUSD schools.

Communications Committee Members:

  • Erin Helm
  • Allyson Beckham
  • Sandy Kravetz
  • Lara Palles-Shemen
  • Karen Gifford
  • Anne Wurth
  • Maryann McAllen
  • Gaylin Tutnick
  • Lara Vineyard
  • Shari Valenciano

First meetings:
Wednesday, 9/13 & Tuesday, 9/19

Technology Committee                                                   

The purpose of the Technology Committee will be to develop and implement a Technology Plan for Scottsdale Unified School District that will provide a dynamic, innovative, technology-rich environment to ensure all learners reach their potential.

We continue to recruit for the Technology committee. If you are interested, please contact Debi Spaulding. DSpaulding@susd.org

Bond & Capital Override Oversight Committee

District administration will provide the Bond & Override Oversight Committee with updated information on school construction, classroom improvements and other major projects funded by Voter-approved Bond and Override initiatives.

Bond & Capital Override Oversight Committee Members:

  • Kirby, Pam
  • Cantor, Nancy
  • Graham, Wally
  • Kanarish, Lisa
  • Leuschner, Kraig
  • Marcarelli, Lisa
  • McAllen, Maryann
  • Norton, Mike
  • Olivas, Jill
  • Peabody, Michael
  • Rhoden, Stuart
  • Smith, Laura
  • Territo, Nikki
  • Velarde, Jose

    First meeting:
    Thursday, 9/28