District Accountability Committee (DAC)

District Accountability Committee (DAC)

The District Accountability Committee (DAC) is comprised of members with diverse perspectives who work together to advise the administration and Board of Education on key issues facing the district. The DAC also performs statutory requirements such as providing input on the budget and reviewing improvement plans for Accreditation purposes.

  • Meetings – monthly 
  • Membership: Chair –Joe Amen

o Three parents of students enrolled in district schools

o One teacher employed by the district

o One school administrator employed by the district

o One person involved in business in the community within the school district boundaries

o One principal

o One person who does not have a child in school

o One representative of Cardinal Community Academy


2017-2018 DAC Members

Member Name Membership Category
Michelle Kipp Parent
Joe Amen Grandparent
Charlene Bye Parent
 David Sherwood Parent
Karen VonFeldt Parent
Cathy Thomas  Business/Community Member
Marcus Diamond Teacher
Dan Kennedy Administrator
Jo Colvin Parent with No Child
Jennifer Forbes Principal
Greg Rabenhorst Superintendent
April Dowdy CCA Representative, Ex officio
Bryan Haffner Board of Education Representative, Ex officio
Lisa Clark Director of Finance, Ex officio
Judy Orbanosky Executive Director of Achievement, Ex officio