2020-2021 Parents Association Board
The 2020-2021 Parents Association Board gathered for their first meeting to prepare for the next school year on April 29. During their time together, they also installed the first executive committee of the Board.
Next year's Parents Association will be led by Anne Hofer P'22 and '25. Anne served in the President-Elect role this past spring and has been a prior member of the board. She will joined in the role with President-Elect Sara Bennett Pearce P'22 and '25.
In preparing for her new role, Anne shared, "I’m thrilled to work with Breck parents and the administration to plan and facilitate next year’s Parents Association events. Our mission is to connect parents to one another and build deeper relationships within the Breck community. Our 70+ events provide education, volunteer opportunities and community building for parents. I look forward to seeing everyone this Fall!"
To learn more about the incoming board, visit their website.
Breck Upper School students Joseph Purvis ‘21, Ayres Warren ‘22 and Maddie McDermott ‘22 share their experience interviewing Leslie Redmond, a local community organizer and former President of the Minneapolis NAACP. They also share their excitement for the MLK Symposium and Amplify Our Love with Pie events happening at Breck this upcoming week. Ms. Redmond will be the Upper School keynote speaker for the our 20th annual MLK Symposium.
On Sunday, January 17th, Breck will co-host Sweet Potato Comfort Pie’s seventh annual MLK Holiday event: Amplify Our Love with Pie, to honor the 92nd birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Breck student, Kai Miller ‘22, has been working behind the scenes to get ready for the event. The communications team at Breck did a brief interview with Kai to ask about her experience working on the event.
Natalia Rico Hernández, Ed.D., Head of School, updates the Breck community on the School's response to Wednesday's events.