New Start Community Advisory Board

  • Mission 
    It is our charge to support New Start High School and The Learning Center to give all students access to a quality and enriching education.
     
    About 
    We the neighbors and community member of Salmon Creek, will work with New Start and Learning Center staff, students and families in the work of engaging our student’s hearts, challenging their brains and regularly affirm their importance in our world. No matter history, background, ability, race, ethnicity, religion, political or sexual orientation, we will show the attributes of connection, forgiveness and love for every student.
     
    Principles
    We are the New Start Community Advisory Board. No matter a child’s history, background, ability, race, ethnicity, religion, political or sexual orientation, we will show the attributes of connection and support for every student on the Salmon Creek Campus. We will do this by showing we are consistently caring adults in the school lives of our students. We will:
    • Be mentors
    • Authentically listen to our Students
    • Celebrate their Success
    • Help guide teachers
    • Support meeting School Goals
    • Volunteers Time & Resources as able
    • Contribute to the overall equity in education by supporting the Highline School District Strategic Plan 

Board Meeting Minutes

Board Members

  • Lisa Aumann, Burien
    Nicole Yohalem, CCER
    Jaonna Stodden, ESC
    Tara Luckie, ESC
    Margot Fanene, Union Gospel Mission
    Katie Russell, Union Gospel Mission
    Matt Piffner, Union Gospel Mission
    Aaron Garcia, White Center CDA
    Pat Thompson, YES Foundation
    Arthur Dennis, King County
    Jennifer Hill, King County
    Riley Todd, King County
    Scott Davis, Kiwanis
    Rudy Garza, Navos
    Jim Rudsit, OSPI
    Shauna Pierson, School
    Cindy Akana, School
    Thomas Mosby, District
    Holly Ferguson, District
    Kisa Hendrickson, District
    Jim Cooper, Neighbor
    Kirsten Cooper, Neighbor
    John Feeney, Neighbor
    Lee Moyer, Neighbor
    Michelle Crabtree, Neighbor 
    Bruce Dearborn, Individual
    Taryn Koerker, Individual 

Upcoming Meetings