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Staff

Part Time Staff:
16
Full Time Staff:
25
Contract Staff:
0
Volunteers Annually:
Retention Rate:
95%

Meredith Smith, Communications Manager
Start Date: 2018

Meredith is our communications manager.

Debra Deverell, Head of School
Start Date: 2013

Deb Deverell was named Head of School in July of 2013. She joined Paddington after fourteen years at Vail Mountain School in Vail, Colorado, where she served as Director of Lower School. Prior to that appointment, she worked as the Assistant Director to Lower School at the Santa Catalina School in Monterey, California. She also taught kindergarten and first grade at St. Anne's Episcopal School in Denver. In 2009, she completed her doctorate from The University of Denver, College of Education, in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies. "Decomposing a Garden of Children's Play" was the title of her dissertation.

Estelle Dougherty, Business Manager
Start Date:

Estelle was appointed Business Manager at Paddington Station in September 2013. She came to us from Los Angeles, where she was the Business Manager of Pilgrim School for seven years. Prior to that time, she worked in school business management at the American Overseas School of Rome for 11 years and St. Mary's Academy here in Denver for 2 years. She is a licensed certified public accountant in Colorado. She has Master's degrees in accounting and counseling psychology. Estelle and her husband Larry were delighted to return to the Denver community after a hiatus of 18 years. You might find them walking in the neighborhood, or in one of the parks with their grandchildren.

Boards

Board Type:
Local
Meetings per Year:
10
Term Length:
3
Term Limit:
0
Total # of Board Members:
12
Clients on Board:
No
# of Client Board Members:

Board Demographics:

Female:
8
Male:
4
Transgender Female:
0
Transgender Male:
0
Gender Other:
0

Black or African American:
1
Asian:
0
White:
11
Hispanic or Latino:
0
Multiracial:
0
American Indian or Alaska Native:
0
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander:
0
Other Ethnicities:
0

Average Number of Years Current Board Members Have Served on Board

3

Attendance Percentage for Board Meetings

64%

Percentage of Board Members that Contribute Dollars

100%

Percentage of Board Members that Contribute In-Kind

100%

Percentage of Board Members that have Completeted the Colorado Secretary of State's Nonprofit Board Member Course:

0%

Nonprofit completed the Colorado Nonprofit Association's Excellence in Principles & Practices Recognition Program?

No

Committees

Advisory Board / Advisory Council
Board Governance
Building
By-Laws
Development
Development / Fund Development / Fund Raising / Grant Writing / Major Gifts
Development / Funds / Grants/ Gifts
Emergency Preparedness Committee
Executive
Facilities
Finance
Fundraising
Governance
Historic Preservation
Inclusiveness/Diversity Committee
Marketing
Parents
Strategic Planning
Technology

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