Board of Trustees

Board of Trustees Mission Statement

West Side Montessori Teachers demonstrate consistent commitment to Montessori philosophy and practice.

They create a responsive learning community where families feel welcomed and valued.
Teachers foster independence, while encouraging the development of the whole person.

They recognize each child’s unique talents and interests, inspiring students to discover their best selves.

2021-2022 Board of Trustees

List of 16 members.

  • Photo of Mary Breymaier

    Mary Breymaier 

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  • Photo of Kelly Brooks

    Kelly Brooks 

    Comfort Keepers
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  • Photo of Omar Chaudhary

    Omar Chaudhary 

    Owens Corning
    Director, SEC & Governance, Assistant Secretary
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  • Photo of Stephanie Cihon

    Stephanie Cihon 

    Director, Community Relations
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  • Photo of Mari Davies

    Mari Davies 

    Toledo Symphony
    Director of Institutional Giving
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  • Photo of Sally Gladwell

    Sally Gladwell 

    The Mannik & Smith Group
    Senior V.P. / Principal
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  • Photo of James Hartley

    James Hartley 

    Toledo Ballet
    Business Manager
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  • Photo of Julie James

    Julie James 

    St. Francis de Sales School
    Director of Finance/Treasurer
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  • Photo of Brittanie Kuhr

    Brittanie Kuhr 

    Defiance College
    Executive Director of Institutional Advancement
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  • Photo of Shawanna La Voy

    Shawanna La Voy 

    University of Toledo
    Assoc. Director TOLEDO EXCEL
  • Photo of Ben Launder

    Ben Launder 

    CNA Insurance
    Property Damage Consultant
  • Photo of Seth Metzger

    Seth Metzger 

    Dana Inc.
    Senior V.P. of Electrification
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  • Photo of Niraj Shah

    Niraj Shah 

    Vision Associates
    Vitreoretinal Surgeon
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  • Photo of Nichole Simon

    Nichole Simon 

    Hoover & Wells, Inc.
    Vice President Human Resources
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  • Photo of Dale Theis

    Dale Theis 

    The Andersons, Inc.
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  • Photo of John Thomas

    John Thomas 

    Physicians Realty Trust
    President & CEO
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