This chairperson chooses the speakers for Parents' Association (PA) Meetings with the assistance of the PA Sponsor, Cathy Tan, P '19, '21, and Administrative liaisons (9/20/16; 11/1/16; 1/10/17; 3/7/17; 5/9/17). The committee oversees, develops, and plans all Education events and assists volunteers. In addition, the chair will give a report at PA meetings.

Committee Chair

Catherine Buyer-Davis, P '19

PA Sponsor

Cathy Tan, P '19, '21

Internal Liaison

Adam Baber


EventDetailsDate2016-17 Event Chair(s)
New Parent Orientations The PA will support the orientations by assisting with the receptions and preparing a "Survival Guide" to your first year at McQuaid.

August 16, 2016, 7 p.m. (9th grade and high school transfer parents)

August 17, 2016, 6 p.m. (6th grade parents)

August 18, 2016, 6 p.m. (7th grade and new 8th grade parents)

Barnes & Noble Bookfair This is the Parents’ Association's single fundraiser for the year. A portion of all sales goes directly to the PA to support our events and activities throughout the year. November 16-17, 2016

Kim Fina, P '18

Renee Lalonde, P '18, '20

Linda Pierleoni, P '18


Education Committee Volunteers are needed for all of these events to help with minor details and make the planning more fun. If you would like to participate but do not want to chair an event, please consider helping by being an

Education Committee Volunteer!

Current Volunteers

Ivy Aman
Kelly Darby, P '16, '19
Anne Marie Paulus Nadeem, P '21
Tammy Strassburg, P '08, '10, '19
Jui Trivedi, P '22