The Good Shepherd Lutheran School Board is composed of five or more voting members and three or more ex officio members. Voting members of the Board must be members in good standing of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church and must be in full agreement with the philosophy of GSLS. The term of service for a School Board member is two years. No member may serve more than two consecutive terms. The Board serves as a subcommittee of the Church Council.

Any non-member of the School Board can bring his/her concerns directly before the Board by summarizing the issue in writing one week prior to the regularly scheduled monthly meetingto be added to the agenda of the upcoming meeting.

2016-2017 School Board Members:

  • Leigh Nicolaisen – Chairperson 
  • Lauren Reed – Treasurer
  • Donna Peters
  • Carrie Criswell
  • Sloane Valentino
  • Annie van den Toorn

2016-2017 Ex-Officio Members, Non-Voting

  • John Beckman, Pastor GSLC
  • Mimi Latno, K-8 Director 
  • Laura Desautels, Preschool Director
  • Chris Gouldy, Office Manager

The Board meets the second Tuesday of each month. The Board can be contacted through email at school.board@gslsnovato.org