Archives for May 2012

Announcing ACRA’s 2012-2013 Executive Board

MICHELE McKINLEY – to be Past President

Michele is a teacher on special assignment as ELL Program Specialist in the Hayward Unified School District.  This was her second term as president of ACRA as she was also our president in 2005-06.  She will once again move to the position of past president.

JEANNETTE ALDAY – to be President

Jeannette has been a member of ACRA since 2007 and on the board since 2009.  She is a first grade teacher at Hillview Crest Elementary School in the New Haven Unified School District. She set up our Facebook page and has been our Historian.  She automatically becomes President.

SANDY DEMURI – to be Vice President

Sandy is a first grade teacher at Hillview Crest Elementary School in the New Haven Unified School District.  She has been on the board since 1998, has held most of the elective offices and chaired many committees previously.  She was our president in 2008-2009.

GRETEL LY – to be Recording Secretary

Gretel Ly joined our board last year and has been serving as our Recording Secretary.  She is a third grade teacher and on the Instructional Leadership Team at Lincoln Elementary School in the Oakland Unified School District.

BENELDA MEDDERS – to be Corresponding Secretary

Bee has been on the ACRA board since 2003 and was president in 2006-07.  She is currently teaching first grade at Hillview Crest Elementary.  She is serving as our Corresponding Secretary and is coordinating our International Program helping an orphanage in the Philippines.

KATHY LANGHAM – to be Treasurer

Kathy is Assistant Principal at Pioneer and Emanuele Elementary Schools in New Haven Unified School District.  She has been on the board since 1998 and has held most of the elective offices previously.  She was our president in 2002-03 and our CRA Area Director in 2005-2008.