Board of Directors

MEF Board members serve a minimum of three years. Each board member is responsible to serve on one of our managing committees and to attend monthly board meetings. Our board consists of community members who are dedicated to maintaining the strength of our schools and thus the strength of our community.


President: Shelton, Tricia (Westminster Preschool)

Vice President: Rotatori, Paul (Museum of Science & Industry)

Treasurer: Eplawy, Lynn (Gary Jet Center)

Secretary: Schoon, Ken (retired IUN professor)


Baker, Sandy (retired Munster teacher)

Bochnowski, Ann (People's Bank)

Glavin, Dan (O'Neill, McFadden & Willett LLP)

Hamblin, Nancy (retired Munster teacher)

Jones, Holly (Teacher/South Shore Eye Care)

Jez, Michael (Citizen's Bank)

Keefner, Adam (Munster Schools Parent)

Lazar, Sue (retired Whiting teacher)

Logue, Candice (People's Bank)

McHie, Lyn (retired Hammond teacher)

Milne, Deborah (First Merchants Bank)

Moore, Carol (Laughing Cat Productions)

Rogan, Kay (retired Hammond Teacher/Realtor)

Sowards, Michael (People's Bank)

Smith, Kristen (CrossFit 219)

Wilk, Ken (Rubino, Ruman, Crosmer, & Polen)


School Town of Munster Representative: Jeff Hendrix

 School Board Representative: Melissa Higgason

Munster Chamber of Commerce Representative: Karen Mashura


Munster Education Foundation Bylaws

Past MEF Board of Directors

Annual Reports: