Family Council Leadership Team

  • The Sumner School Family Council Leadership team can be reached by email at 

    or by phone at (617) 971-8175 (voice or text).


    Open positions for the 2020-2021 School Year include:

    Co-Chair (2),

    SSC reps (5),

    DELAC and SpedPAC alternate reps,

    CPC rep + alternate,

    Fundraising and Advocacy committee chairs

    The Sumner community is approximately 60% Latinx, 25% Black, 15% white and our leadership is strongest when it reflects ALL of us. Positions will remain open until candidates matching our community’s demographics are elected.


    pictures of leadership team members  

    Equipos de Liderazgo del Consejo de Padres de la Escuela Sumner

    Sumner School Family Council Leadership Team (617) 971-8175 (voz o texto / voice or text) 



    Correo electrónico



    Juan Rojas
    (habla Español)





    Stephanie Cardon
    (parle français)

     Max Brenes
    (habla Español)



    Lauren Peter

    Meagan Stefanow

    Rep. del Consejo Escolar + Rep. Alternos

    School Site Council Rep + alternates

    Amy Nishman





    Bill Young (alt.) 


    Rep. del Consejo de la Cuidad y Rep. Alterno

    Citywide Parent Council Rep and Alternate



    Rep. del Consejo Asesor de Educación Especial y Rep. Alterno

    Special Education Parent Advisory Rep and Alternate

     Nicol Riley


    Rep. del Comité Asesor de Aprendices del Idioma Inglés del Distrito y Rep. Alterno

    District English Learner Advisory Committee Rep. and Alternate

     Francois Mentor
    (pale Kreyol Ayisyen; parle français)


    Coord. del Comité de Comunicación

    Communications and Engagement Committee Coordinator

    Elizabeth Ferrenz
    (habla Español)

    Coord. del Comité de Recaudación de Fondos

    Fundraising Committee Coordinator


    Coord. del Comité de Abogacía

    Advocacy Committee Coordinator


    Directora  /  Principal

    Meghan Welch

    Subdirectora  /  Assistant Principal

    Kiana Brunson