RCDC Board of Directors

Role of the RCDC Board of Directors

The role of a Russell Child Development Center (RCDC) board member is to ensure the agency’s mission – To lay a foundation of success for all young children and their families through high-quality, inclusive services – is carried out in a fiscally responsible and ethical manner.

Board members use their professional skills and expertise to provide strategic governance for the organization in partnership with the Executive Director.  


RCDC Board Members serve a two-year term with eligibility for re-appointment to two additional two-year terms for a maximum of six consecutive years.


  • Uphold the mission and values of the organization

  • Serve as a trusted advisor to the Executive Director

  • Practice clear, open communication and respect for all

  • Prepare for and participate in monthly meetings

  • Represent RCDC to stakeholders, acting as an ambassador for the organization

  • Understand and approve significant policies and programs

  • Oversee the general implementation of policies and programs

  • Engage in planning and oversight of the agency’s budget


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To learn more, please contact Deanna Berry, Executive Director, RCDC, dberry@rcdc4kids.org, or Margaret Schultz, President of the Board of Directors, at  620-640-0353 or mms@schultzlawofficepa.com

Rebecca Clancy

Executive Director

Christina Boyd

Michelle Thompson

Margaret Schultz


Shawn Myers

Vice President

Amanda Lee


Lance Palmer

Nancy Honig

Richard Marquez

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