The Board of Trustees of the Montclair Scholarship Fund (MSF) is a diverse group of individuals who are actively involved in the Montclair community and who share a strong commitment to MSF’s mission: easing the college debt burden of Montclair High School students.
Board of Trustees
|Susann Connors, Co-President||Leeta Jordan|
|Kathleen McClearn, C0-President||Celia Radek|
|Gerald Fasanella, Treasurer||Barbara DeLorenzo Rechan|
|Melissa Bigelow, Secretary
|Sharon Burton Turner||Mimi Wrede|
|Sarah Stibbe Damaskos||Cynthia (C.Y.) Treene, President Emerita|
Calvin O. Trevenen, Pro Bono Counsel
Montclair High School Partners
The Montclair Scholarship Fund could not provide the support it does to Montclair High School seniors without the scores of committed, skilled and generous members of our community who volunteer their valuable time to the Fund’s mission. We’d like you to know who they are:
Marketing & Media Committee
If you are reading this, you probably first learned about the Montclair Scholarship Fund because of the efforts of the writers, photographers, artists, technologists, and marketers who comprise our Marketing & Media Committee. These talented volunteers are donating their professional skills to raise awareness about Montclair Scholarship Fund’s mission to reduce the student loan burden of college-bound Montclair High School seniors.
|Sarah Stibbe Damaskos (Chair)||Leeta Jordan||Tony Turner|
|Pritha Gopalan||Jenna Leung|
2015 Gala Committee
Committed to Montclair’s public schools and valuing the economic diversity of the students, the 2015 Gala Committee worked tirelessly for months to ensure the success of our 2nd annual fundraiser on May 16th at The Van Vleck House & Gardens.
|Melissa Bigelow (Co-Chair)||Millie Flannery||Karen Turner|
|Sue Obaditch (Co-Chair)||Linda Hughes||Valerie Uehlinger|
|Mimi Wrede (Co-Chair)||Ki Keys||Karen Wagner|
|Liza Cohn||Janice Linaugh||Claire Walls|
|Susann Connors||Kathy McClearn||Charmaine Warren|
|Sarah Stibbe Damaskos||Barbara Rechan||Kim Williams|
|Kelly Ferguson||Maggie Schiffenhaus||Lilly Williams|
2014 Gala Committee
In May 2014, the Montclair Scholarship Fund held it’s first-ever fundraiser. We celebrated the many decades’ contributions of Montclair Scholarship Fund past President, Cynthia “C.Y.” Treene, and former Trustees, Carol Brown and Carolyn Burton. The event was a whopping success raising $75,000 for college scholarships for talented Montclair High School students with financial need. Here’s the amazing team that made it all happen!
|Susann Connors (Co-Chair)||Sarah Stibbe Damaskos||Barbara Rechan|
|Kathy McClearn (Co-Chair)||Kelly Ferguson||Theresa Sanford|
|Maggie Schiffenhaus (Co-Chair)||Ki Keys||Jonathan Simon|
|Sharon Burton Turner||Janice Linaugh||Kim Wagner|
|Kim Colville||Celia Radek||Mimi Wrede|