Board of Directors

Current Board Members

  • Ed Cohen, President
  • Emily Christian, Treasurer
  • Julie DiLorenzo, Secretary
  • Cheri Sanville
  • Cassie Nordstrand

Contact the Board:


  • Makes final decisions on a range of matters with staff, parent and student interests in mind and in alignment with the school blueprint
  • Manages personnel issues
  • Receives committee reports and recommendations and votes on them
  • Directs committees to explore options and prepare recommendations
  • Approves annual budget

2019-2020 Board Meetings

  • September 12th
  • October 10th
  • November 14th
  • December 12th
  • January 9th
  • February 13th
  • March 12th
  • April 9th
  • May 14th
  • June 11th

Board meets the 2nd Thursday of each month from 6:00-8:00pm. School community members are welcome and encouraged to attend.


  • Follows “Robert’s Rules” for decision making


  • New Board members are selected by the current Board
  • Can be composed of staff, parents, students, and members of the community
  • No term limits
  • When a Board President plans to step down, in the following year they remain in service to the Board as a “member-at large”

Nondiscrimination Policy

Six Rivers Montessori does not exclude or otherwise discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, national origin (ancestry), religion (creed), age, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, military status, disability, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local laws in admission to, participation in, or receipt of the services and benefits under any of its programs and activities, whether carried out by Six Rivers Montessori directly or through a contractor or any other entity with which Six Rivers Montessori arranges to carry out its programs and activities.

This statement is in accordance with the provisions of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, and Regulations of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services issued pursuant to these statutes at Title 45 Code of Federal Regulations Parts 80, 84, and 91.