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Board Members

 
The IDCS Governing Board is a diverse group of individuals who bring a variety of experience, skills and qualifications to the table.  The Board is comprised of 9 voting members; 3 Community Members, 3 Parent Members and 3 Teacher Members, who all serve 3 year staggered terms.  Any Board communication should be directed to Board Chair, Cheryl Blanchard at cherylb@idcs.org or Director, Dr. Ellen Retelle at ellenr@idcs.org.
 Name Position Term Ends
Debby Allard
Assistant Director
Ex-Officio Member
Cheryl Blanchard, Chair
Community Member, Finance Committee
Appointed: June 2018, June 2020
June 2023
Julia Cronin
Teacher Member, Governance Committee
Elected: March 2016, June 2020
June 2023
Christine DiStacio
Norwich Board of Education Liaison
Appointed 2020
Rhonda Exum
Community Member, Governance Committee
Appointed: June 2016, June 2018, June 2019
June 2022
Kate Gada
Parent Member, Curriculum Committee Chair
Appointed: September 2019
June 2022
Amanda Hicks
Teacher Member, Finance Committee
Elected: June 2021
June 2024
Monique Kercado
Non-Certified Staff Member
Non-Voting
June 2023
 
Parent Member, Finance Committee Chair
Appointed: June 2019, June 2021
June 2024
Sandy Quarto
Community Member, Curriculum Committee
Appointed: August 2015, June 2018, June 2021
June 2024
Director
Ex-Officio Member
Derell Wilson
Non-Certified Staff Member
Non-Voting
June 2022
Terri Woronecki
Teacher Member, Governance Committee Chair
Elected: December 2015, June 2019
June 2022
OPEN
Parent Member, Curriculum Committee
Appointed: TBD
June 2023