Steward50 Committee and Subcommittees

The Steward50 Committee includes parents, grandparents, alumni, faculty, and staff. We are grateful to each of these community members for sharing their time and talents with us. In addition to the Steering Committee, we also have subcommittees whose members are connected to our Alumni, Current Parents, Grandparents, and Major Gifts.

Steering Committee

"Although it’s nearly Steward’s 50th anniversary, our school is a project that is never finished. Steward is ever-evolving and ever-improving, always with the goal of nurturing intellectual power and moral sensibility. Steward is more than school; it’s a big idea that I find worthy of supporting and helping to sustain for the next 50 years."
- Larry French, Committee Co-Chair
   
"I'm involved in the campaign so I can help ensure that Steward in the next 50 years provides the same opportunities that were given to me, my siblings, and my children." - Faisal Qureshi '92, Committee Co-Chair
   
Brad Cummings
Tanya Cummings
Lisa Dwelle
Anne Marie Elles
Scott Elles
Matt Ernst
Dan Frank
Lisa French
Amy Humphreys
Jen Jennette
Maria Jones
Amy Ludwin
Dan Ludwin
Shawn Morrison
Mary Harvard Nolde '93
Tracy Poling
Jay Poling
Traci Qureshi
Clay Reynolds
Susie Scott
Rachel Williard
   

Alumni Subcommittee

"The reason why I am involved with the Capital Campaign and many other facets of the School is simple... I believe in Steward and Steward has always believed in me!"
- Mary Harvard Nolde '93, Committee Co-Chair
   
Faisal Qureshi '92
Committee Co-Chair
   
Liz DeLaney
Mary Martha DeLaney
James Edwards
Beth Farmer-Smith
Matt Gottwald
Kate Murray
Brantley Scott
   

Current Parent Subcommittee

Anne Marie Elles
Committee Co-Chair
   
Amy Humphreys
Committee Co-Chair
   
"I am a part of the Steward50 campaign and parent subcommittee because my family has been inspired by the Steward faculty and staff, encouraged to engage in school events, and most importantly, we have been cared for by our Steward family. I would like to preserve these experiences for all future Steward students and their families."
- Jen Jennette, Committee Co-Chair
   
“I want Steward to thrive for many years to come and to continue being what we are—a close community that collectively supports and challenges our children to get them ready for life in a continually changing world.”
- Clay Reynolds, Committee Co-Chair
   
Amanda Barden
Jen Campbell
Scott Elles
Esther Fratkin
Kammy Hambrick
Gloria Lujan
Pedro Lujan
Wendy Popp
Sharmila Sanjay
Connelia Savage
Rich Savage
   

Grandparent Subcommittee

"Infinite possibilities" are what we saw in the face of each new grandchild the day they were born. “Infinite possibilities" are what lie within the future of The Steward School and at the heart of its mission. “Infinite possibilities" are what we have pledged to help define, develop, and support as grateful grandparents and as enthusiastic participants in the Steward 50 campaign."
- Buford and Susie Scott, Committee Chairs
   
Debbie Hanger
Betsy Jollay
Carol McElhinney
Robin Oliff
Neil Turnage
Susie Scott
Pam Tyler
Jim Tyler
   

Major Gifts Subcommittee

Larry French
Committee Co-Chair
   
Steve Clifton
Tanya Cummings
Matt Ernst
Deborah Hanger
Steve Henderson
Maria Jones
Dan Ludwin
Jay Poling
Clay Reynolds
Dee Dee Sutton
   

Faculty Subcommittee

"When Mr. Frank asked me to be on a committee I immediately said yes! I get to work with people I admire and truly like AND I get to help with an exciting endeavor that helps our school and our teachers."
- Cindy Grissom, Committee Co-Chair
   
"I’m working with the campaign because I care about Steward and its future; I get to teach in an amazing setting with students and faculty who are passionate about learning and care about the world around them, and I get to teach at the same place that my child goes to school."
- Gardner Mundy, Committee Co-Chair

   
“I will do anything to help The Steward School, but when I learned that the Steward50 campaign was largely focused on endowment – which includes support for our teachers and academic program both now and in the future – I knew it was the right thing to do.”
- Lynn Zinder, Committee Co-Chair
   
Drew Forlano
Melissa Freed
Lee Healey
Peter Hurley
Annie MacKimmie
Diane Maiese
Kris Marchant
Maria McCarthy
Betsy Orgain
Elizabeth Simpson
Mary Ann Taylor
   
 

 

 

 

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