To assure the students within the Ken-Ton District the highest possible quality of education through a resource center for education personnel, the Center will respond to the staff development needs of local educators. The Policy Board shall be the decision-making body for the Center and its operation.

    2023-2024 Board

    Philip Jarosz Chairperson, District Instructional Innovation Support Specialist
    Kevin Kruger Co-Chairperson, Principal Big Picture Program
    Laura Anderson Teacher, Kenmore West High School
    Tracy Caruana Teacher, Holmes Elementary
    Matt Chimera Board of Education Member & Liaison to KSDC
    Mary Kate Conrad Teacher, Kenmore West High School
    Laurie Hayes Parent Representative
    Laura Howse Canisius & St. Bonaventure Universities, Higher Education Representative  
    Danielle Johnson Teacher, Edison Elementary School
    Amy Kenerson Support Staff Representative, Teacher Aide, Hoover Middle School
    Alex Marcinelli Teacher, Hoover Middle School
    Laura Moore Support Staff Representative, Teacher Aide, Holmes Elementary
    Nicole Pauly Teacher, Kenmore East High School
    Jen Pitz-Jones Assistant Principal for Academics, Mt. St. Mary Academy
    Mary Russell Speech-Language Pathologist, Franklin Elementary School
    Dianne Shadden   Special Area Coordinator  
    Heidi Sorel   Teacher, Hoover Middle School  
    Dan Snitzer Business & Industry Representative - Praxair
    Betty Sullivan School Counselor, Hoover Elementary
    Elaine Thomas Principal, Hoover Middle School
    Rebecca Thompson Library Media Specialist, Franklin Elementary
    Kelly White Assistant Superintendent of Instruction & Student Services
    Karen Whitelaw Board of Education Member & Liaison to KSDC


    9/28/23, 11/29/2023, 1/11/2024, 3/14/2024, 4/25/2024 Retreat, 5/22/2024

    Meetings begin at 3:30 pm, Retreat is a full-day event.