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Trustees

As a nonprofit corporation, ISM is governed by a Board of Trustees committed to promoting and upholding the mission and vision of the school. The Board exercises final authority on all school matters including approving all major educational and operational policies, approving all major contracts, adopting the school's annual budget, overseeing ISM's fiscal and legal affairs, hiring and evaluating the Director, and ensuring the long-term viability of the school.

Current Trustees

Cristofer Cabanillas, Chair [parent] ~ CFP®, Monterey Private Wealth, Inc.

Patricia Adura-Miranda, Vice Chair ~ Attorney, Miranda, Magden & Miranda, LLP

Lauren Cohen, Secretary ~ Executive Director, Monterey County Youth Museum

Kera Abraham Panni [parent] ~ Conservation & Science Outreach Manager, Monterey Bay Aquarium

John Bailey, J.D. [parent] ~ Attorney, Alternative Dispute Resolution, APC

Allison Barrientos, CPA ~ CFP®, Integris Wealth Management, LLC

Kevin Brookhouser ~ English, Humanities, and Technology Instructor, York School

Ronnie Higgs, Ph.D. ~ Vice President of Student Affairs and Enrollment Services, CSU Monterey Bay

Roberta Infelise, Ed.D. ~ Retired US and International School Principal

Valerie Josephson, M.D. [parent] ~ Pediatrician, Monterey Peninsula Pediatric Medical Group

Kate Mitchell Mehle ~ Director of Development, Big Sur Land Trust

 

Founding Board Members

Other Past Board Members

Lisa deMondesir

Paul Gaucher

Linda Dormody

Justine Geisler

Margaret Elwanger

Prashant Gupta

Gordon Freedman

Chris Hasegawa

Keith Krone

Chrissie Jahn

Robert Landau

Kaustubh Khandelwal

Dorothy Lan

Rob Lee

Fred Mille

Sean Madden

Kathryn Polin

Grant Mile

Joanne Storkan

Cary Neiman

Ingrid Tower

Marian Penn

 

Sunder Ramaswamy

 

Christine Reed

 

Alastair Rod

 

Tim Ruediger

 

Kelly Sorenson

 

Chris Steinbruner

 

John Tilley

 

Mike Whilden

 

Plasha Fielding Will

  Steve Young