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Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging Advisory Committee


I/We exist to advocate for and uplift the voices of historically underserved members of the Hoosac community.

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DEI Outdoors Partnership Plan

We have partnered with DEI Outdoors to conduct an audit, provide coaching and deliver training modules to our staff.

Current Members

Aaron Dean, Superintendent
Kristen Palatt, Curriculum Director
Monica Zanin, Director of Student Services
Erica Girgenti, Family and Community Engagement Coordinator
Erin Milne, School Committee Member
Julia Marko, Parent
Melissa Tarjick, Parent
Jennifer Solak, Parent
Madalyn Lamour, Student
Rachel Hailey, DEIO Consultant

What We're Reading

Change the Narrative

Change the Narrative: How to a Foster a Antiracist Culture in Your School by Henry Turner and Kathy Lopes

Feedback & Comments

Please provide any feedback, suggestions, ideas or recommendations for the HVRSD DEIB Advisory Committee through our online form. If you would like to be a part of this important work, please use this form as well to share your interest.

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