Board Members


The nine members of the Colonial School Board are elected at large to serve the citizens of Conshohocken Borough and Plymouth and WhitemarshTownships. The term of a board member is four years and the only compensation is the satisfaction of service to the community. Members attend more than 150 meetings and take part in official ceremonies and school functions each year.

Felix Raimondo, President

A resident of Conshohocken, Felix Raimondo was elected to a four-year term on the School Board in 2015. He was elected as President of the Board in December 2017. Mr. Raimondo has served as Chair of the Finance Committee and as a member of the Facilities Management and Transportation Committee. He also serves on the Central Montco Technical High School Joint Operating Committee. He is employed as a Metrologist by Teva Pharmaceuticals and is a former Conshohocken Sewer Authority Board Chairman.

Leslie Finegold, Vice President

Leslie FinegoldA Lafayette Hill resident, Leslie Finegold was elected to a four-year term on the School Board in 2011 and 2015. She was elected as Vice President of the Board in December 2017. Mrs. Finegold is Chair of the Curriculum Committee and a member of the Human Resources Committee. Mrs. Finegold is the Board's liaison to the Montgomery County Intermediate Unit and acts as that Board's secretary. Mrs. Finegold previously served on various District committees including The Strategic Planning Committee, The Act 1 Committee, The Act 72 Committee, The Technology Review Committee, The Prep HQ Committee and The Anti-Defamation League's No Place for Hate Community Task Force. She is a past president of elementary and middle school Parent Teacher Student Organizations (PTSO) and served as secretary of the high school PTSO. She also participated in the first Challenge Day at Colonial Middle School. Mrs. Finegold holds a Bachelor of Science from Carnegie Mellon University and a Post Baccalaureate Certificate in Business from the University of Pittsburgh. She is currently co-owner of a Flourtown-based media production company.

Mel Brodsky

Mel BrodskyA Lafayette Hill resident, Mel Brodsky was appointed to the School Board in July 2010 and elected to a four-year term in 2011 and 2015. He is Chair of the Human Resources Committee and member of the Facilities Management and Transportation Committee. Mr. Brodsky also serves on the Central Montco Technical High School Joint Operating Committee. Mr. Brodsky spent 35 years as an educator including nine years as a teacher, six as an assistant principal and 20 years as a principal. He also has experience as a high school and college basketball coach. Mr. Brodsky was a long time owner and director of a residential children's day camp. He holds a bachelor's degree from Temple University and master's degree from Villanova University.

Jeniffer Dow

A Plymouth Meeting resident, Jennifer Dow was elected to a four-year term on the Board in November 2017. She is a member of the Human Resources Committee and Community Relations and Student Life/Safety and Wellness Committee. She also acts as community liaison to Plymouth Township. Mrs. Dow serves on the Plymouth Parks and Recreation Board and previously was a part of the Historical Architecture Review Board for Plymouth and Whitemarsh. She has been very active in community service and has volunteered extensively with area non-profit organizations.

Eunice Franklin-Becker

A Plymouth Meeting resident, Eunice Franklin-Becker was elected to a four-year term on the Board in November 2017. She is Chair of the Facilities Management and Transportation Committee and serves on the Finance and Audit Committee. She also is a member of the Central Montco Technical High School Joint Operating Committee and is the Board’s Legislative Liaison. Mrs. Franklin-Becker has worked in university settings on public health research studies and training medical students and physicians in public health policy issues. Subsequently she worked in the pharmaceutical research industry where she managed large research studies and business development. She has volunteered as a mentor with Philadelphia Futures, a Girl Scout leader and coach for an Odyssey of the Mind team at Colonial Elementary School. Mrs. Franklin-Becker holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Pennsylvania and a master’s from Emory University.

Susan Moore

Susan MooreA resident of Plymouth Meeting, Susan L. Moore was appointed to the School Board in December 2001 and elected to four-year terms in 2003, 2007, 2011 and 2015. She previously served four one-year terms as Board President and four one-year terms as Vice President. Mrs. Moore is a member of the Finance and Audit Committee and the Plymouth Whitemarsh High School Distinguished Graduates Organization Board. She holds a master's degree in education from Temple University and has extensive experience as a teacher in both public and private schools. She is quite familiar with the Colonial School District having volunteered and served as Vice President for the Plymouth Elementary School, Colonial Elementary School, Colonial Middle School and Plymouth Whitemarsh High School Parent Teacher Organizations. She also has served on the Colonial Parents Council. A former president of the Ply-Mar Swim and Tennis Club, Mrs. Moore also is a past member of the Strategic Planning Evaluation Committee for Colonial.

Rosemary Northcutt

A Conshohocken resident, Rosemary Northcutt was elected to a four-year term on the Board in November 2017. She is Chair of the Community Relations and Student Life/Safety and Wellness Committee and member of the Curriculum Committee. She also acts as community liaison to Conshohocken Borough. A former member of the Conshohocken Borough Council, Mrs. Northcutt is a retired public school teacher who served as Program Director of the Montgomery Early Learning Centers for 14 years. An active community servant, she has volunteered as a Girl Scout leader, a Friend of the Conshohocken Library, a St. John AME Food Pantry worker and is a member of the Conshohocken Environmental Advisory Board. Mrs. Northcutt holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Temple University.

Cathy Peduzzi

A Lafayette Hill resident, Cathy Peduzzi was elected to a four-year term on the School Board in 2015. She serves on the Community Relations and Student Life/Safety and Wellness Committee and the Curriculum Committee. A former Whitemarsh Township Supervisor, she holds a degree from the American University where she attended on a full basketball scholarship. Mrs. Peduzzi is active as a youth sports coach in the community.

Adam Schupack

A Lafayette Hill resident, Adam Schupack was elected to a four-year term on the Board in November 2017. He is Chair of the Finance and Audit Committee and member of the Facilities Management and Transportation Committee. He also serves as community liaison to Whitemarsh Township. Mr. Schupack worked at the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) for five years. While there, he was invited to study immigration and integration in France by the French government and to study the Israeli-Palestinian conflict by the Israeli Foreign Ministry. Prior to attending law school, Mr. Schupack lived in Berlin, Germany and worked in the German Parliament as a Bosch Foundation Fellow. As an attorney, he clerked for two federal judges in Philadelphia and serves on the Philadelphia Regional Board of the ADL. He is active in pro bono matters. Mr. Schupack holds a bachelor’s degree from Brown University and a juris doctor degree from Duke University.

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