The Erie Day School Board of Trustees governs the school in consultation with the Head of School. This includes the adoption of the annual budget, assuring the School’s financial health, striving to continually improve all programs and services offered by the school, and maintaining in the best possible condition of all real estate and physical equipment.
The Board of Trustees consists of not less than 15 nor more than 22 Trustees, plus such Ex-Officio Trustees, Trustees Emeriti, and Honorary Trustees as provided in the Erie Day School Bylaws. Not fewer than one-half of the Trustees are current parents. Trustees other than Honorary, Ex-officio, and Emeriti Trustees are elected for a term of three years.
Erie Day School 2019-20 Board of Trustees
Stephen Pelkowski, Chairman
Christina Nacopoulos, Esq., Vice Chair
John Schulze, Treasurer
Charles Sunwabe, Esq., Secretary
James Fisher, J.D., Ph.D.
Jay Kang, M.D.
Stephen Kovacs, D.O.
Renee Lamis, Ph.D.
Sumner E. Nichols II, Esq.
Jaydutt Patel, M.D.
Michele Polon, D.O.
Bishop Sean Rowe
Dawn Rooth Schultz, Esq.
Charles Sunwabe, Esq.
Garrett Taylor, Esq.
Karen Tyler, Ed.D. Head of School, Ex-Officio
Beth Burnside, Trustee Emeritus
Dori Fish, '71, Trustee Emeritus
Patricia Schaal, Trustee Emeritus
John V. Schultz III, Trustee Emeritus