Who is CMIPS?
The Committee for Mercer Island Public Schools (CMIPS) is a volunteer committee that advocates for Mercer Island school funding. The group is separate and financially independent of public schools and taxpayer dollars.
Carrie George, Co-chair
Bill Hochberg, Co-chair
Rand Ginn, Treasurer
Parent and citizen members:
Dan Braman, Ken Glass, Mindy Oberg, Leslie Ferrell, Lisa Brown Spencer, Kris Kelsay, Toby Suhm, Cliff Sharples, Bruce Bassett, Aleta Finnila, Sarah Ford, Doug Hansen, Janelle Honeycutt, Elisa Humphrey, Alex Caballos, Amanda Clark, Boris Tamarkin, Carol Gullstad, Dan Kalish, Dick Benster, Rich Erwin, George Stanton, Hilary Benson, Jackie Brown, Jane Davis, Jolene Cook, Linus Toy, Mark Eskridge, Marnie MacDiarmid, Michael Dickstein, Peggy Schiller, Robert Spalding, Sam Hickman, Susan Blake, Tamara Nedell, Tana Senn, Joel Wachs, Diane Johnson, Marina Moscovici.
Parents and citizens volunteering ex-officio:
Pat Braman, Brian Emanuels, Janet Frohnmayer, Tani Lindquist, Dean Mack, Cindi Pacecca, Gary Plano.
Over 1,000 endorsers have added their names in support of the Bond Measure including city, county and state elected officials.