Family Life Education Curriculum Advisory Committee 2019-20

Family Life Education Curriculum Advisory Committee 2019-20

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Committee Chairperson

Carrie Reynolds, Coordinator, Health, Family Life, and Physical Education, Instructional Services Department

Committee Purpose

The Family Life Education Curriculum Advisory Committee (FLECAC) for levels K through 12 shall be established and maintained to advise the K-12 health and physical education and FLE curriculum coordinator on Program of Studies development and implementation. The role of the committee is to provide advice and recommendations to the curriculum coordinator as goals, objectives, media, and special instructional materials are developed.  (FCPS Regulation 1708)

2019-20 Membership

School Board Member Representatives

Anne-Marie O’Brien, Braddock District
Laurie Plishker, Dranesville District
Amber Beichler, Hunter Mill District
Lisa Bevenour, Lee District
Ann King, Mason District
Sherry Dana, Mount Vernon District
Alexandra Dixon, Providence District
Chaiya Mohanty Ortiz, Springfield District
John Guevara, Sully District
Darlene Almanza, At Large - Keys-Gamarra
Joan Daly, At Large - Omeish
Maeve Hennessy, Student Representative
Joe Dodson, Student Representative

Community Representatives

Gail Zukosky, Fairfax County Health Department
Brian Hochstrasser, Fairfax County Health Department
Shari Zamarra, Faith Communities in Action Children and Youth Committee
Risa May, FCCPTA
Jocelyn Serrano, M.D., Inova Medical Group
Tuc T. Nguyen, M.D., F.A.A.P. Medical Society of Northern Virginia

School Representatives

Dawn Champion, Elementary School Principals’ Association
Rose Moore, Middle School Principals’ Association
Paul Stansbery, High School Principals’ Association
Andrew Freeman, High School Social Studies
Nadine Hetman, High School Health and Physical Education
Beth Gottschalk, High School Health and Physical Education
Laura Bellis, Middle School Health and Physical Education
William Lyon, Elementary School
Andie Pitchford, Elementary School
Jason Morgan, Registered Parliamentarian

Meeting Dates

The following is the upcoming Family Life Education Curriculum Advisory Committee meeting schedule. Unless otherwise noted, all meetings will be held at the Gatehouse Administrative Center, 8115 Gatehouse Road, Falls Church, VA 22042 from 7 to 9 p.m.

Meeting Date Location/Time Agenda Minutes
October 17, 2019 Gatehouse, Cafe (first floor) October October
November 21, 2019 Gatehouse, Cafe (first floor) November November
December 19, 2019 Cancelled    
January 16, 2020 Gatehouse, Cafe (first floor) January January
February 13, 2020 Gatehouse, Cafe (first floor) February February
March 19, 2020 - Cancelled Gatehouse, Cafe (first floor)    
April 16, 2020 - Cancelled Gatehouse, Cafe (first floor)