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The PEF Board of Directors is comprised of community and parent volunteers dedicated to sustaining and enhancing the educational experience of Pacifica's children. The Board consists of community residents and business owners without specific school affiliations, as well as parent representatives from Elementary and Middle Schools in the Pacifica School District.

Emily Hennessy


As a strong advocate for community, I view quality, equitable education as a basic right.  I have a strong passion for and commitment to Pacifica and contribute where I can so that our children have the education that they need so they can develop into creative, problem-solving, and compassionate critical thinkers.

Johnny Davis

Vice President

I am a Pacifica parent and an enthusiastically engaged activist for our community success.  As a role-model for our children, I'm dedicated to advancing educational awareness and opportunities in Pacifica schools by leveraging the PEF platform strengths for our future leaders!

Bruce Ferry


I joined PEF to ensure that my children have access to a same high-quality education that I benefited from during my own childhood.






Blair Simmons


The arts and sciences in my own public school education had a profound impact on shaping the individual I am today.  I support Pacifica Education Foundation to give our students the same opportunities to thrive, develop self confidence, and unlock creative potential to enhance their lives today and in the future.

John Downing

Development Chair

I am passionate about being a part of the Pacifica Education Foundation, providing critical programs that are necessary for a well-rounded education and impacting students’ academic, social, and emotional outcomes.

Kim Ferrari

Marketing and Communications

I'm passionate about helping young learners unlock their potential. My commitment is to give students the support, tools, and opportunities they need to succeed.

Kat Roman

Board Member

As a private pilot, performing artist and former educator, I believe every student should have the opportunity to a quality education in music, art and science.

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