Board & Staff
The CSB Board of Directors is made up of parent leaders who have had experience running individual PTOs or booster clubs throughout the district. They are mom, dads, and professionals in our community. They are volunteers who have decided to lead this organization and guide it throughout this school year.
EXECUTIVE BOARD MEMBERS (Elected to serve July 1, 2019 - June 30, 2020)
My family and I have lived in chandler for over 5 years with both my kids attending a CUSD school. For both kids, I enjoy volunteering for Art Masterpiece. I also support my daughters Girl Scout Troop and my son’s baseball team. I am a current member of P.E.O (a philanthropic organization celebrating the advancement of women) and have been for 10+ years. I also enjoy travel, golf, floral arranging classes and play on a coed softball team.
I am a parent of 3 students currently in elementary, junior high, and high school. I have been involved with PTO and Boosters for 8 years. I have been on the CSB Board for one year and joined so that I could help all students by making CUSD PTO and Booster Boards be successful.
My name is Leeann Nance, and I am a huge advocate of the Chandler Unified School District. My husband and I have a 9-year-old daughter who is in the 3rd grade CATS program at Ryan Elementary and we are very impressed with the program and committed to continuing on with CATS through middle school. I am originally from northern Michigan and was brought up in the public school system.
Mom of 2 girls at CTA Independence and ACP Oakland. Active in the community with Girl Scouts and PTO. I’m a 14 year Chandler resident that works with Chase Bank. I’m excited to the opportunity to serve on the CSB board again.
From president of the Willis Junior High PTO, to various leadership roles at Chandler High through volleyball boosters, choir boosters, parent advisory committee and Principal Larry Rother’s site council, I have enjoyed serving the community of students within Chandler Unified School District. I would like to continue as a representative on the Chandler School Boosters.
Hi, my name is Heather Sneddon. My husband, Lee, and I have lived in Chandler for almost ten years. We have two children, Emma and Levi, who attend CTA Independence. I earned my undergraduate degree from Baylor University, after which I taught Special Education and Junior High and High School Sciences (ranging from Life Science to Chemistry) for eight years, in Texas and New Mexico. While teaching, I earned my MBA from the University of New Mexico and have been working in Procurement/Contracting ever since.
Mrs. Amiée Valenzuela-Altomare Bio brief 2019 Originally an Arizona native, I returned from living in Boston, MA after 15 years in 2010 with my husband and 3 children to settle in Chandler. Next year, our kids, will be in 3 different CUSD schools; Carlson Elementary, Payne Junior High and Basha High school. Apart from a specialized career, I have worked in both in corporate, retail and as a small business owner.
I love our school district and the support provided by the amazing parent groups. I truly enjoy being on the CSB board, in a position to support other parents who dedicate their precious time to making our schools and our kids’ education the best it can be.
Lisa Knox - DIRECTOR
Lyle Bonfigt - MARKETING DIRECTOR
Erin Northroup - ADMINISTRATOR