Seven Generations relies on the ideas, activities and energy of its various committees to help further its educational mission. Committee participation is a wonderful way to learn about the school and its core values, make a contribution, and get to know members of our community. Below is a list of all committees, including contact persons and meeting times. If you are interested in participating, please contact a committee Chairperson to find out how you can get involved!  Volunteer clearances are not required to join a committee.


Board Recruitment Committee

Recruits and trains new board and committee members, monitors and maintains board-wide adherence to governance best practices, maintains an officer succession plan. Consists of Board members only. Meets as necessary.

Contact: Ben Loomis via


Development Committee

Reviews all development efforts for consistency with the school’s Mission and Vision, tracks all fund-raising efforts, oversees processes and procedures for grant-writing and development. Meets on last Wednesday of each month at 10am at the school.

Contact: Board of Trustees via


Finance Committee

Oversees budgeting process, monitors all receipts and expenditures, oversees annual audit. Meets on second Wednesday of each month at 5:00/5:30 pm.

Contact: Steve Peters via


Governance and Policy Committee

Addresses issues related to overall governance of the school, reviews current policies and suggests new policies. Meets via email as required.

Contact: Board of Trustees via


Grievance Committee

Reviews and makes recommendations to the Board of Trustees as related to grievance issues referred by the administration. Consists of Board/staff members only. Meets as required.

Contact: Board of Trustees via


Middle School Committee

Focus is on determining the method and timing for re-launching the Middle School grades. Meets at least monthly and will form ad-hoc sub-committees as necessary.

Contact: Josi Garcia via


Property Committee

Reviews property related issues as they occur, makes long-term plans for school property purchase/lease/etc. Meets at least monthly.

Contact:  Steve Peters, Board of Trustees via and Amanda Cossman at


School Performance Committee/Strategic Planning Committee

Identifies and promotes measures and assessments that are appropriate, administers the annual survey. Meets as necessary.

Contact: Jen Hersh via