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WE ARE HIRING

The Roosevelt Foundation seeks a highly motivated Executive Director who is dedicated to improving the academic and cultural experience of Roosevelt students. As the sole employee of the Foundation, this individual must be well-versed in the management of a small non-profit.

The Roosevelt High School Foundation was formed in 1984. The Foundation helps to provide learning and educational opportunities to Roosevelt students and teachers, provides funds for improvements to infrastructure, and is also involved in community improvement efforts in the Roosevelt neighborhood. Funds received are allocated by the Board for various educational programs and capital improvements.
 

On a regular basis, the Roosevelt High School Foundation provides funds or support to the following:
 

  • The Roosevelt Hall of Fame to honor distinguished alumni which serves as an inspiration to today’s students

  • Grants for students to attend programs outside of Roosevelt that further their education experience

  • Financial support for teachers to attend conferences to further their teaching skills

  • Reunion support by providing alumni reunion tours of the school

  • Alumni relations including maintenance of a website, Roughrider Recall and staff

  • Capital Campaign support

  • Grants to each year’s Senior Party, Roosevelt’s substance-free, graduation celebration

ROOSEVELT
FOUNDATION OFFICERS

 

President
Kate Mead '00


President-elect

Bryan Huggins


Treasurer
Heather Welch-Puri


Secretary
Marie Gernes ’02


Past President
Rose Green


Principal
Steven Schappaugh

Board Members
 

Sam Aden '05

Haleigh Biancalana '10

Jack Christensen '15

Julianne Hilmes-Bartlett ’09
Jackson Dahlquist ’09

Dylan Huey '00

AJ Johnson '75

DeMario Luttrell ’07

Charlotte Lozier '98
Erik Lundy

Steve Malone
Nate Nielsen ’07

Blair Ryan '07

Ted Stroope ’99

Mak Suceska '06

Heather Welch-Puri '88
Abby Zegers '00

STAFF
 

Foundation Administration
 

Special Projects/Events
Kari Stone of ADMIRIA

​Digital Media/Graphic Design
Holly Baumgartel of ADMIRIA