School navigation

For Parents

Parents Council

The Parents Council consists of current and past parents and serves as the leadership and representative volunteer organization for the Lewis & Clark College Parents Association. The Council enhances the L&C experience for students and their families by advising and supporting the Office of Alumni & Parent Programs and by helping parents connect with other parents, alumni, students, staff, faculty, and administrators.

Parents Council members give at the Leadership Level annually, gather for events, advise Lewis & Clark leaders, contribute their support, inspire and mentor students and alumni, and serve as ambassadors and hosts in their region. The Parents Council receives advisory, logistical, and dedicated assistance from the Office of Alumni & Parent Programs.

Parents Council 2019-2020

Michael Mihalke - Santa Monica, CA - parent of Amanda ’19

Jeff Backerman & Beverly Berman - Concord, MA - parents of Lauren ’20

Kay & Lawrence Coskey - Burlingame, CA - parents of Ashley ’20

Sheila Ellwood - Austin, TX - parent of Emily ’20

Doug Greene ’82 & Sue Sawicki - Geneva, Switzerland - parents of Claire ’20

Greg & Lois Hankins - Pasadena, CA - parents of Dylan ’20

George & Kathy Hopple - Palo Alto, CA - parents of Nick ’20

Kim Lande - Cardiff, California - parents of Sophie ’20

Romayne Levee - Manhattan Beach, CA - parent of Grace ’16 and Johanna ’20

Dennis & Jana Peery - Palo Alto, CA - parents of Kennedy ’20

Dara & Jeremy Samuelson - Los Angeles, CA - parents of Shade ’17 and Rayce ’20

Caroline Simard & Jocelyn Cloutier - Menlo Park, CA - Noemie ’20

Chris & Nancy Benbow - Poway, CA - Sam ’21

Jeff & Kate Brandel - Centennial, CO - Elizabeth ’21

Christine Chang & David Campen - Palo Alto, CA - Nick ’21

David Creemer and Stacey Ashlund - Palo Alto, CA - parents of Brendan ’21

Bob & Marta McCullough - Seattle, WA - parents of Rebecca ’21

Dan & Renee McMahan - Phoenix, AZ - parents of Treasure ’21

Elaine & Paul Miller - Palo Alto, CA - parents of Lydia ’21

Charles Pardoe & Mariet Westermann - New York, NY - parents of Wim ’21

Brian & Gayle Sullivan - Healdsburg, CA - Patrick ’21

Keith & Halina Tabacek - San Carlos, CA - Jo ’21

Jeff Tice & Maria Hekker - San Francisco, CA - Lucia ’22

Holly Nielsen - Mission Hills, KS - Anna ’22

Curtis & Stacy Pell - Bend, OR - Emma ’22

MaryBeth & Steve Kane - Palos Verdes Estates, CA - Kevin ’23

Maryellen & Patrick Quarles - Austin, TX - parents of Clare ’23

Mike Scott & Terri Givens - Menlo Park, CA - parents of Andrew ’23

Andre & Renee Stewart - Benicia, CA - parents of Cameron ’23 and Ryan ’19