Committee Memberships

Members of the MSD Board of Trustees serve on committees that provide strategic oversight and handle specific aspects of the Board's responsibilities. In addition to the Executive Committee, five standing committees consider and make recommendations of policy matters requiring attention or action of the full Board. The Board committees are listed below.
Executive Committee
  • Corey Burton, President, Chair
  • Krista Leitch Walker, Vice President
  • Tania Thomas-Presswood, Ph.D., Secretary
  • John O. Olumoya, Treasurer
  • Kirsten Poston, Member-at-Large
  • Franklin C. Torres, Ph.D., Member-at-Large
  • Marcia Zisman, Member-at-Large
Education Committee
  • Akilah English, Chair
  • Bobbie Jo Kite, Ph.D.
  • Mark M. Rust, Ph.D.
  • Franklin C. Torres, Ph.D.
Fiscal Matters / Facilities Management Committee
  • Stephen F. Weiner, Ed.D., Chair
  • John O. Olumoya
  • Marcia Zisman
Personnel Committee
  • Robert Padden, Chair
  • William H. Fields, Esq.
  • Nancy Lineman, Esq.
  • Krista Leitch Walker
  • Alisa Redmon
Student Life Committee
  • Kirsten Poston, Chair
  • Corey Burton
  • Mike Purkey
Trusteeship Committee
  • Tania Thomas-Presswood, Ph.D., Chair
  • Sheryl Cooper, Ph.D.
  • Dennis Galvan, Ph.D.
  • Robert Padden
  • Krista Leitch Walker
Ad-Hoc Committees
 
Bylaws
  • Franklin C. Torres, Ph.D., Chair
  • William H. Fields, Esq.
  • Stephen F. Weiner, Ed.D.
Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion
  • Kirsten Poston, Chair
  • Corey Burton
  • John O. Olumoya
  • Tania Thomas-Presswood, Ph.D.
  • Mike Purkey
  • Alisa Redmon
Legislative Affairs
  • William H. Fields, Esq., Chair
  • Corey Burton
  • Sheryl Cooper, Ph.D.
  • Nancy Lineman, Esq.
  • Mark M. Rust, Ph.D.
  • Stephen F. Weiner, Ed.D.
  • Marcia Zisman
Superintendent Search & Hiring
  • Akilah English, Co-Chair
  • Krista Leitch Walker, Co-Chair