Most of the Foundation’s work will be completed via purpose-specific committees. Committees will be added as needed.
Current committees include:
Artwork preservation – Chaired by Jeanette Schilling, this committee is working to complete an inventory of the work in the high school, determining which pieces will be affected by the renovation, identifying a respectful preservation method, and raising the necessary funds for this effort.Members:Jeanette Schilling, ChairpersonKaren CookAimee KrauseBeth L'Heureux
Sponsorship project – Chaired by Bill Lewis, this committee is investigating an opportunity in the high school renovation project that will lend itself to honoring individuals and families that are part of the rich history of the Bensalem Township School District. Members of the community will be able to make individual or family purchases to see their name on a walkway at the front entrance of the renovated school.Members:Bill Lewis, ChairpersonVal RidgeKathy Sullivan
Athletic facilities – Chaired by Val Ridge, this committee is working to identify possible corporate partnerships and fundraisers to improve the athletic facilities at the high school.Members:Val Ridge, Chairperson
Mary LiebleCJ MillsGeoff Per
Dan SchramTed SchuellerKaren Sibley
- Event planning committee - Chaired by Tammy Wood-Moghal, this committee is busy planning BEF's next event. Stay tuned for more information soon!
Tammy Wood-Moghal, Chairperson
- STEM committee - Chaired by Kevin McKay, this committee is focused on identifying possible partnerships and funding opportunities to support additional needs related to science, technology, engineering and math.
Kevin McKay, Chairperson
- Performing arts committee - Chaired by CJ Mills, this committee is focused on identifying possible partnerships and funding opportunities to support additional needs related to the theater, music and performing arts areas of the renovation project.
CJ Mills, Chairperson
- Distinguished Alumni Award Committee - Chaired by Rosemary Boccella, this committee is focused on recognizing Bensalem alumni who have achieved success in their chosen fields.
Rosemary Boccella, Chairperson