Board of Directors
Donna lackner-horn, president
Wendy Ahmed, Vice President
Michele Shaw, Secretary
Michele is a Hyde Park resident and FDR graduate. She enjoys volunteering for Cub Scout Pack 153, Hyde Park Theatre Parents, and PTA. Michele is a special education teacher currently providing home instruction to students in the Hyde Park Central School District.
Laurie G. Woolever
Laurie Giunta Woolever graduated from F.D.Roosevelt High School in 1974, began teaching music there in 1978, and retired in 2011. Since then, Laurie has kept busy playing piano for local community theater productions, singing in church choirs and in the Bard Symphonic Chorus, and helping take care of her beautiful granddaughter. She is also busy organizing entertainment for the Main Stage and activities for the Kid Tent at the Second Annual Field of Honor event!
Ex Officio Members
Dr. Greer Rychcik,
Superintendent of Hyde Park CSD
Dr. Rychcik received her BA in English, MS in English Education and Certificate of Advanced Study from SUNY New Paltz. In 2010, she received her Doctorate in Education from Fordham University.
Dr. Rychcik is a graduate of FD Roosevelt High School, class of 1978, and attended Haviland Middle School and Hyde Park Elementary.
Principal, Violet Avenue School
Our Volunteers and Contributors
Amy Lynn Tompkins, Web Design/Content
Amy Lynn Tompkins is a content and branding consultant, journalist, and advice columnist.
A 2006 graduate of FD Roosevelt High School, she received her AAS in Paralegal Studies from SUNY Dutchess, and her BA in Liberal Studies from Marist.