Board of Education Members
President: Philip Kauffman - At-Large
Mr. Kauffman is serving his first term as Board president and previously served as Board of Education vice president. He was elected to his second four-year term on November 6, 2012, as an at-large representative. He is a member of the Board's Policy Management committee.
Vice President: Patricia O'Neill
Mrs. O'Neill was first elected to the Board of Education in 1998. She is chair of the Board's Policy Management committee.
Shirley Brandman - At-Large
Ms. Brandman has previously served two terms as Board of Education president, having also served twice as vice president of the Board.
She is chair of the Board's Strategic Planning committee and a member of the Special Populations committee.
District 1: Judith Docca
Dr. Docca was elected to her second four-year term on November 2, 2010. She is a member of the Board's Strategic Planning and Special Populations committees.
District 2: Rebecca Smondrowski
Mrs. Smondrowski is chair of the Board's Special Populations committee and a member of the Fiscal Management and Policy Management committees.
District 4: Christopher S. Barclay
Mr. Barclay previously served as Board president. He is a member of the Board's Fiscal Management and Strategic Planning committees.
District 5: Michael A. Durso
Mr. Durso was elected to his first four-year term on November 2, 2010. He is the chair of the Board's Fiscal Management committee.
Student Member: Justin Kim
Mr. Kim, a senior at Poolesville High School, is the 36th student member of the Board of Education.