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School Advisory Board

St. Francis Xavier School is fortunate to have an active School Board that works hard throughout the year on behalf of our school community.

Contact Us: SchoolBoard@sfxlg.org

School Advisory Board Structure for 2018-2019


Fr. Bill Tkachuk


Mrs. Sharon Garcia



Katie Mulcahy


Catholic Identity Committee

Katie Mulcahy

Katy Newcomb

Finance Committee                                         
Maurice Cormier

James Ward

Marketing/Communications Committee

Diane Asleson

Matt Duffy

Strategic Planning Committee

Dan Hayes

Michael Fitzpatrick

Development Committee

Chris Grech

Tim Rhatigan

Pat Zahren

Ad-Hoc Committee

Dave Becker


Pertinent Document Links:

SFX School Board Applicant Questionnaire

2017-04-11 SFX School Advisory Board Constitution

2017-04-11 SFX School Advisory Board Bylaws

Appointment Process

School Board Policy Book

Agendas and Minutes

The purpose of the School Board is:

  • to develop, formulate, and adopt policies which govern the operation of the School;
  • to hire and evaluate the Principal, in collaboration with the Pastor;
  • to review and advise on the annual budget and to determine sources of funding for the School;
  • to provide counsel and advise on the operation of the School;
  • to participate in the school’s development, student recruitment efforts, and long-range plans;
  • to monitor the implementation of the recommendations of the School Improvement Plan;
  • to assist in obtaining the goals and objectives of the St. Francis Xavier School Mission Statement; and
  • to promote and publicize the School, supporting the School’s public relations and marketing efforts.

The Board currently consists of eleven members who each serve a three-year term. Each member is assigned to a Vision Tenet while the Board President coordinates and leads Board efforts. Tenets are focused around the school’s strategic vision and include:

2018-2019 Tenets:

1. Inspire our Students to do God's work in the world.
2. Offer an excellent academic experience.
3. Provide a sustainable Catholic education.
4. Engage the community.
5. Create and maintain a physical space that inspires.