Boards of Directors
The Board of Directors, which meets monthly, has the overall authority to operate Blanchet Catholic School pursuant to Oregon laws and consistent with Blanchet Catholic School's status as a Catholic school. The Board established the by-laws and policies of the school and provides oversight to the President.
2014-15 Board of Directors
Kevin L. Mannix, Chair - Attorney
Lowell Smith, Vice-Chair - School Psychologist
Doug Weathers, Treasurer - Hop FarmerJohn Salstrom, Secretary - Small Business Owner
James S. Kreitzberg - BenefactorJennifer Paul - Attorney
Robert Saalfeld - Estate Lawyer
Student Body President
Dr. John Coen - Orthopedic Doctor/Surgeon
Kevin FitzPatrick - Business ExecutiveTony Guevara, President, Blanchet Catholic School
Theresa Haskins – Manager, Portland General Electric
Bob Hill - Retired CEO, LCG Pence
Ron Hittner - Business Consultant
Mary Hollinger - Business Manager, Blanchet Catholic SchoolKrishna Namburi - CIO, Information Technology Department, City of Salem
Elizabeth Vargas Duncan - Executive Director, Oregon Municipal Electric Utilities Association
Blanchet Catholic School is made up of three seperate, registered non-profit entities:~ Blanchet Catholic School, which is the school itself;~ Blanchet Catholic School Foundation, which holds the funds for designated scholarships as well as investment or endowment funds;
~ Blanchet Catholic School Property Foundation, which is the entity that owns the school campus property.
More Information about These Entities
March 2013 Board Meeting Summary
President's Advisory Board
Blanchet Catholic School's President's Advisory Board members lend their name and experience to help foster the school's positive reputation in the community and state. Advisory Board members meet with President Anthony Guevara annually to discuss pertinent school issues and challenges. Members also make themselves available to offer advice, counsel and expertise when specific issues arise.
Gayle Caldarazzo-Doty, Owner, Gayle’s Italian Market
Donna Garaventa, Attorney at Law
James S. Kreitzberg, Benefactor
Kevin Mannix, Attorney at Law
Patti Milne, Former Marion County Commissioner
Jim Monaghan, CEO - Gelco Corporation
The Most Reverend Kenneth Steiner, Retired Auxiliary Bishop of Portland
Lawrence Tokarski, CEO, Mountain West Investment Corp.
Joe Weston, President, Weston Investment Company
Dick Withnell, Withnell Motor Company