The Redwood Day community welcomed our family, exceeding our expectations of a new school. I look forward to working with a diverse group of dedicated individuals on the PGA Board who share the same vision for the well-being of our wonderful school community.
Karin McCarthy | Vice President
Parent of Flynn (3rd grade) and Noah (5th grade) Professional Experience: Lecturer at the University of California, Berkeley
Redwood Day Involvement: Room Parent, Classroom Volunteer, Auction Committee
It has been exciting watching the different iterations of Redwood Day over the last 17 years. One thing that has not changed is the sense of community, and being part of the PGA is one of the many ways I can give back. It is important to me to volunteer time and effort to a school that has brought so much joy to our family.
Patricia Yusuf | Middle School Coordinator
Parent of Medina (7th grade) and Ramon (Class of 2018) Professional Experience: Commercial Real Estate Market Research, IT Sales and Marketing
Redwood Day involvement: Room Parent, PGA Nominations Committee, Book Fair, Generations Day
Joining the Redwood Day community has been a rewarding experience for our family. Being a part of the PGA Board is one of the ways that I can contribute to a community that has given so much to our children.
Zach Larson | Lower School Coordinator
Parent of Ramsey (4th grade) Professional Experience: Product Manager and giant nerd who likes games and computers. He has been one of those for 20 years and the other forever.
Redwood Day Involvement: Room parent, Fall Festival
The past 4 years as a Redwood Day parent have been incredibly rewarding. From volunteerism to connecting with families, we have a community of friends and neighbors who are passionate about creating the best possible experience for children and parents alike.
Amy Hanlon | K-1 Representative
Parent of Jackson (Kindergarten) and Eleni (5th grade) Professional Experience: Management, Business Development
Redwood Day Involvement: Generations Day and Fall Festival
We love Redwood Day! Our daughter has benefited so much from the terrific teachers and community at this school. We are thrilled our son is just beginning his own experience as he starts Kindergarten this year. We are so grateful to the terrific Redwood Day community and I am delighted to be able to give back by serving on the PGA board.
Diana Macadam | 2-3 Representative
Parent of Luka (2nd grade) and Caroline (4th grade) Professional Experience: Financial Services and Executive Search, currently a stay-at-home mom
Redwood Day Involvement: Faculty Appreciation Committee, Library Committee, Auction Committee, K-1 Representative, and Classroom Volunteer
Volunteering at Redwood Day was an easy decision for me. I feel fortunate to have the time in my schedule right now to give back to the school that has offered so much to my children both academically and emotionally. To see my kids run into school in the mornings with huge smiles on their faces makes our family feel so grateful to be part of this amazing community.
Peter Marietta | 4-5 Representative
Parent of Archer (2nd grade) and Jude (5th grade) Professional Experience: Facility Management
Redwood Day involvement: Co-Chair of Fall Festival, 4-5 Representative
Bringing our children to Redwood Day has turned out to be one of the best decisions we’ve made for our family. We appreciate not only the excellent education our kids are getting, but also the way our family has been accepted and welcomed into the community. We enjoy having the opportunity to volunteer and give our time and effort to the school.
Farhana Currimbhoy | Middle School Representative
Parent of: Ava (7th Grade) and Maya (Class of 2017) Professional experience: Financial Services Risk Management, Regulatory Compliance and Policy Management
School Involvement: Middle School Representative, Generations Day Co-Chair, Classroom/Auction/Fall Festival Volunteer
Our family loves being a part of the Redwood Day community. My daughter has been so happy here these past few years. I think it’s very important to be active in the community, so being a part of the PGA board was an easy decision. I look forward to it!