Board Committees & Liaisons

The Board of Education maintains an Audit Committee and Policy Committee to meet its legal and fiduciary obligations. Board members also serve as representatives on various district committees and as liaisons to schools to enhance two-way communications and strengthen the connection between the governance of the district and PTOs, parent groups and community organizations.

2018-19 Committee Membership and Representation

Board Audit Committee: Jack Calareso, Brian Backus, Noney Grier Audit Committee Web page

Board Policy Review Committee: Rosemarie Perez Jaquith, Jack Calareso, Jennifer Zhao Board Policy Manual

PTO Council: Board President (Jack Calareso)

District Wellness Committee: Howard Schlossberg, Jennifer Zhao, Noney Grier

District Safety Committee: Nicki Foley, Brian Backus

Boosters Club: Brian Backus

Education Enrichment Fund: Nicki Foley, Jennifer Zhao

Friends of Music: Nicki Foley

Friends of Niskayuna Rowing: Jack Calareso/Superintendent Cosimo Tangorra Jr.

N-CAP (Niskayuna Community Action Program): Rosemarie Perez Jaquith

New York State School Boards Association (NYSSBA) Voting Member: Noney Grier, Brian Backus (alternate)

Capital District School Boards Association (CAPSBA) Representative: Rosemarie Perez Jaquith

School Liaisons

Birchwood: Brian Backus

Craig: Jennifer Zhao

Glencliff: Jack Calareso

Hillside: Rosemarie Perez Jaquith

Rosendale: Nicki Foley

Iroquois: Howard Schlossberg

Van Antwerp: Noney Grier

High School: Howard Schlossberg