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President Emerita:
Sr. M. Gervaise Valpey, O.P.

Board Members Emeriti:
Carol Franc Buck '54
Mark W. Cleary
Irwin Diamond †
Joan Heffernan
Janet Pasha
Genelle Dollarhide Relfe '49

San Domenico School Board of Directors

Amy Skewes-Cox '71, Chair

Education: B.S. in Conservation of Natural Resources, UC Berkeley; Masters in Landscape Architecture/Environmental Planning UC Berkeley

Profession: Environmental Planner (working with the California Environmental Quality Act in evaluating new developments)

Interests/Activities: Hiking in the Sierra; Gardening; Member of San Anselmo Open Space Committee; Fiber arts and Painting; Efforts on World Peace and Assistance to Victims of War

Paul P. "Skip" Spaulding, III, Former Chair

Education: Loomis Chaffee School, Windsor, Connecticut; University of Michigan; Georgetown University Law Center.

Partner, Farella, Braun + Martel law firm

Board member, Angel Island Conservancy; enjoy running, hiking, ballet, reading, golf and quality family time

Janet Reilly, Vice Chair

Education: St. Francis High School; B.A. University of California at Los Angeles; M.S. Medill / Northwestern University, Chicago, IL.

President, Board of Directors, Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District; Co-Founder, President, Board of Directors, Clinic by the Bay; interested in providing access to quality healthcare for all and encouraging girls and young women to participate fully in public affairs


Graham Weaver, Treasurer

Education: Bachelors of Science in Engineering, highest honors, Princeton University; Masters of Business Administration, Stanford University

Profession: Founder, Alpine Investors LP

Interests/Activities: Biking, running, tennis, reading, hiking, time with family


Kelly Fogarty, Secretary

Education: Holy Trinity High School, Hicksville, NY; Fairfield University, Fairfield, CT; Brooklyn Law School, Brooklyn, NY

Profession: Attorney

Interests/Activities: Auxiliary Member and Volunteer, Edgewood Center for Children and Families; Parent Volunteer, San Domenico PSA

Sr. Susan Allbritton, O.P., Mission Holding, Ex Officio

Education: St. Vincent Ferrer High School; California State University, Hayward.

Profession: Vice Principal for Administrative Services, Justin-Siena High School.

Interests/Activities: ASCD, WASC, NCEA, National Notary Association


Joseph T. Arsenio, II

Education: Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy from Claremont Men’s College in Claremont, California

Profession: Managing Member of Arsenio Capital Management, LLC, a Registered Investment Advisor based in San Rafael


Richard P. Bollini II

Education: Bachelor of Science, University of California, Davis. Masters of Business Administration, Graduate School of Management, University of California, Davis, Licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Profession: Managing Director, Farallon Capital Management, LLC

Interests/Activities: Spending time with my family, enjoying activities with my kids and playing basketball

James F. Buckley, Jr.

Education: Boston College B. S. 1964

Profession: Senior Managing Director, First Republic Investment Management a division of First Republic Bank

Interests: Finance Council Archdiocese of San Francisco, golf (poorly), travel


Mary Buie

Education: University of Virginia

Profession: Former Teacher: special education and elementary education

Interests/Activities: Duke Parents Committee, Women’s Board of the California Pacific Medical Foundation, Branson Parents’ Association, San Domenico PSA


Colin Bruce Campbell

Education: Macquarie Boys High School

Profession: Partner, Chief Operating Officer Vionic Group LLC

Interests/Activities: Passionate about finding cures and improving the quality of life for children and families touch by pediatric brain cancer, Growing companies, Leadership

Philip Bernet Clark, II

Education: University High School (Irvine, CA); Gettysburg College (B.A.); Fordham University Graduate School of Business Administration (M.B.A.)

Profession: Head of Executive Communications, Global Business Organization, Google

Interests/Activities: Family, golf, dogs, reading

Sr. Margaret Diener, O.P.

Education: Dominican College, UCLA; Rosary College, Certificate in the Art of Spiritual Direction.

Profession: Director of Santa Sabina Center, and Principal/Carpe Diem-Mission Matters, offering organizational consulting and facilitation.

Interests/Activities: Offering spiritual direction and retreats, bird watching, camping, swimming, cooking, reading, and time spent with family and friends

Christopher Doerschlag

Education: Dublin High School, Dublin, Ohio; Bachelor of Architecture, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio

Profession: CEO, WD Partners, a global retail design firm

Interests/Activities: Organizational Behavior, Servant Leadership, Conscious Capitalism, Family, Gardening, Baking, Hiking and Mountain Biking

Richard E. Goldman

Education: Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ

Profession: Co-Founder and Executive Vice-President, Men’s Wearhouse 1973-2002 (retired in 2002). Managing Partner, HatchToday Author, Luck by Design, Certain Success in an Uncertain World (Morgan-James, 2009) Executive Producer, Riding My Way Back (Documentary short film, 2014)

Interests/Activities: I enjoy spending time with my family—wife, kids, and grand kids, and I also enjoy reading and mentoring new business ventures

Christopher S. Lane

Education: Bachelors of Arts in Economics, Colgate University; Masters of Business Administration, Kellogg School of Management – Northwestern University

Profession: Partner, William Blair & Company, L.L.C.

Interests/Activities: Trail running, skiing, cooking, travel, and time with family


 Jeffrey F. Ludlow

Education: Homestead High School Cupertino, CA; Southern Oregon University

Profession: Principal, Treadwell & Rollo a Langan Company

Interests/Activities: Swimming in the cold salty currents of the SF Bay, golf and bee keeping with my son


Sr. Judy Lu McDonnell

Education: St. Mary’s High School, Stockton; Bachelor of Arts, Dominican College, San Rafael; Master of Science Teaching, University of the South, Sewanee, TN; Master of Arts in Culture and Creation Spirituality, Holy Names University, Oakland; Board of Immigration Appeals Accredited Immigration Representative

Profession: Co-Promoter of Justice, Peace and Care of Creation for Dominican Sisters of San Rafael and Mission San Jose

Interests/Activities: Advocating for social justice, physical fitness, hiking and car camping

Emager Pearce '89

Education: San Domenico High School; Stanford University

Profession: Senior Management for Bayer Healthcare Quality Assurance

Interests/Activities: Family, Cooking and Catering, Traveling, Reading, Community Service, and Church Functions


Mary-Peck Peters '77

Education: San Domenico School, class of 1977; Stanford University, B.A., Human Biology with emphasis in Child Development, 1981, M.Ed., Special Education, Boston University, 1984

Profession: Head Teacher, Bing Nursery School, Stanford University

Interests/Activities: NAEYC, CAEYC, Bing Institute, Hiking, Yoga

Leslie Reese '87

Education: B.A. in English and Political Science from Kenyon College, Gambier, OH, a M.A. in International Studies from University of Newcastle upon Tyne, England, and an MBA from San Francisco State University, California.

Profession: Executive Director & CEO/Owner of HomeWell Senior Care based in San Rafael, CA. 

Interests/ Activities: San Domenico’s Alumni Council President and Alumni Recognition and Outreach Committee Chair; Committee Member of the San Rafael Chamber Health & Wellness Resource Group, the Marin Workforce Development Board Health & Wellness Committee and the Marin Home Care Collective

Elizabeth Wilhelm Schott '75

Education: San Domenico School; Santa Clara University (B.S.); St. Mary's College (M.A.)

Profession: Superintendent, Kentfield School District

Interests/Activities: Avon Walk for Breast Cancer; tennis; bird watching; snorkeling, scuba diving

Kathleen Toney

Education: The Immaculata Academy, Miami Florida; University of Florida—B.S. Nursing; University of California-San Francisco—M.S. Nursing

Profession: RN-Nurse Practitioner, Retired

Activities/interests: Family House Board of Directors; Regional Advisory Council Georgetown University; Marin Charitable; Marin Garden Club; Church of St. Raphael-Parish Leadership, Campaign for St. Raphael’s, Nazareth House Auxiliary; hiking, knitting, gardening and grandchildren


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