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Meet our school directors

SDoL is lead by a board of nine directors who are each elected to a four-year term of office. The board establishes policy, allocates resources and levies taxes and provides strategic direction. Board members serve without compensation.

You can send an email to the full board at the link below. If you would like to contact an individual director, click on the link below each director’s bio.

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Edith Gallagher, Ph.D. / President

Dr. Gallagher was elected to the board in November 2015. She is a Research Oceanographer at Franklin and Marshall College and the proud mother of two recent McCaskey graduates.

Elected: 2015

Term Ends: 2023

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Mara Creswell McGrann / Vice President

Mara Creswell McGrann was elected to the school board in 2017. She is the marketing director for her family’s small business, Penn Stone. Mara is a graduate of Millersville University of Pennsylvania. She and her husband, John, live in Lancaster City with their three children, all graduates or current students in the School District of Lancaster since kindergarten.

Elected: 2017

Term Ends: 2021

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Salina Almanzar

Salina Almanzar was elected to the Board of Directors for the School District of Lancaster in November, 2017. She is a graduate of Franklin and Marshall College and Drexel University and is a practicing visual and community based artist in Lancaster City.

Elected: 2017

Term Ends: 2021

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Ramon Escudero

Ramon Escudero was elected to the board in 2019. He has 20+ years of international experience in community and economic development. Ramon is the Director at Franklin & Marshall College’s Center for Sustained Engagement with Lancaster. He lives in Lancaster City with his family. His younger daughter is a current student in the School District of Lancaster.

Elected: 2019

Term Ends: 2023

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Robin Goodson

Robin Goodson works for the County of Lancaster. A graduate of Coatesville Area High School, she has an associate’s degree in accounting from the Consolidated School of Business and studied psychology at Lincoln University. She lives in Lancaster with her husband and child, who is a student at McCaskey High School.

Elected: 2019

Term Ends: 2023

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Luis Morales

Luis Morales was appointed to fill a vacancy on the board in 2020. He is employed by Community Action Partnership and is a McCaskey graduate.

Appointed: 2020

Term Ends: 2021

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David Parry, Ph.D.

Dr. Dave Parry was elected to the board in 2017. He has spent his career in higher education as a Communication and Media studies professor.

Elected: 2017

Term Ends: 2021

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Kareena Rios

Kareena Rios was elected to the school board in 2019. She is currently serving as an immigrant integration specialist with CASA AmeriCorps. A McCaskey alum, Rios lives in Lancaster with her husband and two children who go to school in SDoL.

Elected: 2019

Term Ends: 2023

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Lois Strause

Lois Strause was appointed to fill a vacancy on the board in 2020. She is a retired SDoL teacher and instructional coach, most recently at Wheatland Middle School.

Appointed: 2020

Term Ends: 2021

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