About Us

The District 106 Educational Foundation is run by volunteer parents, members of the community and education representatives who devote their time to raising money for the Highlands Schools.

Board Officers

Patti Chiappetta (President)
Jill Cox (Vice President)
Lisa Miles (Treasurer)
Elizabeth Cooper (Recording Secretary)
Jeni Murphy (Correspondence Secretary)

Board Members

AnnMarie Calderon, Rong Chen, Celena Chavez, Maggie Busch, Elizabeth Cooper, Jennifer Dixon, Kevin Eskew, Theresa Hermann, Tony Holmes, Lauren Jackson, James John, Krystyna Kalata, Abby McEntee, Mary Kate Merna, Megan O’Connell, Renee Offenbacher, Kim Pedersen, Mike Rackow, Julie Rehor, Laura Sveda, Rachel Thompson, Lena Walent, Andre Wolosewicz

Donna Yelnick, Chris Breakey

School Representatives:
Robert Hiatt (Board of Education)
Margie Murphy (Middle School)
Maryann Pyrce (Elementary School)

The Education Foundation is a 100% volunteer organization and dependent on the generosity of our donors. Please take a minute to donate and support our efforts benefiting the Highlands community.

The Foundation holds its tax-exempt status under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Your contribution is deductible to the extent provided by law.

Our Mission is Enrichment