Donna Peirez, Board of Education Vice President
First elected to the Board in 2016 to fill a vacancy created by the resignation of a Board trustee.
Current term (second) expires 6/30/22.
Vice President of the Board of Education, 2021-Present. Chair, 2017–present, Board of Education Policy Committee. Member, Board of Education Advisory Committee, 2019–present. Past Board representative for the District-wide Safety Committee, 2017–19. Past member, Board of Education Citizens Advisory Committee. Past member, Shared Decision Making District Biennial Committee, 1992–2016. Past elementary director, Great Neck Teachers Association. Past Shared Decision Making Committee (SDMC) trainer of new members. Past teacher member, SDMC Lakeville School. Past chair/parent member SDMC, North High School, North Middle School, Baker School. Original member, Great Neck Public Schools Goal Setting/Shared Decision Making Committee. Past chairperson United Parent-Teacher Council (UPTC), and UPTC Budget, Safety & Transportation, and Legislative Committees. Past PTA president, Baker School and Kensington-Johnson School. Past board chairperson, Great Neck Community School (cooperative nursery school). Past member, Great Neck Student Aid Fund. Recipient of American Jewish Congress Woman of the Year. Honored for service to Temple Beth El. Past teacher, Lakeville School (28 years) and Great Neck Community School (11 years). MS, elementary education, LIU Post. BS, advertising/public relations, Boston University. Married, three adult children.