Independent Schools Association of the Southwest

ISAS Board & Committees

ISAS Board of Directors

2020-2021

Office Name Member School Location Term Expires
President Merry Sorrells St. Martin's Episcopal School Metairie, LA 2022
Vice President Mark Carleton Presbyterian School Houston, TX 2022
Secretary Shara Bumgarner The Joy School Houston, TX 2022
Treasurer Paul Baker Episcopal School of Acadiana Cade, LA 2022
Past President Mark Desjardins St. John's School Houston, TX 2022
Elementary Rep. Leanne Reynolds River Oaks Baptist School Houston, TX 2021
Elementary Rep. Gary Taylor Trinity Episcopal School New Orleans, LA 2022
Secondary Rep. Julie Sherrill The Gregory School Tucson, AZ 2021
Secondary Rep. Billy Handmaker Keystone School San Antonio, TX 2022

Chair, Program Committee

Chris Gunnin

St. Stephen's Episcopal School

Austin, TX

2021

Chair, Standards Committee

JP Culley Holland Hall Tulsa, OK 2021
Executive Director
(ex-officio)
Scott Griggs ISAS Dallas, TX  

 

COMMITTEES & COMMISSIONS

 

Executive

Name Member School
Merry Sorrells, Chair St. Martin's Episcopal School
Mark Carleton Presbyterian School
Shara Bumgarner The Joy School
Paul Baker Episcopal School of Acadiana
Mark Desjardins St. John's School
Julie Sherrill The Gregory School

Finance

Name Member School Term Expires
Paul Baker, Chair Episcopal School of Acadiana 2022
Bill Sinfield Sandia Preparatory School 2021
Patricia Swenson Duchesne Academy of the Sacred Heart 2021
Cathy Hubbard Manzano Day School 2022
Nathan Sheldon Casady School 2022
Justin Smith Southfield School 2022
Merry Sorrells St. Martin's Episcopal School (ex-officio)

Program & Professional Development Chair

Name Member School Term Expires
Chris Gunnin St. Stephen's Episcopal School 2021

Standards

Name Member School Term Expires
JP Culley, Chair Holland Hall 2021
Scott Griggs (ex-officio) ISAS  
Adam Valenstein (ex-officio) ISAS  
Joni Palmer (ex-officio) ISAS  

Elementary Commission

Name Member School Term Expires
Maura Joyce, Chair The Post Oak School 2022
JP Culley Holland Hall 2021
Rebbie Evans The Winston School 2021
Emily Smith The Branch School 2022
Garhett Wagers St. Mark's Episcopal School 2022
Bill Bridges Alexandria Country Day School 2023
Emma Whitman All Saints' Episcopal Day School 2023

Secondary Commission

Name Member School Term Expires
Lisa Darling, Chair The Awty International School 2022
JP Culley Holland Hall 2021
Ian Craig Trinity Valley School 2021
David Dini St. Mark's School of Texas 2021
Shelby Hammer Trinity School of Midland 2022
David Baad The Episcopal School of Dallas 2023
Kimberly Field-Marvin Louise S. McGehee School 2023
Nathan Washer Wichita Collegiate School 2023