Creating A Well-Rounded School!

It is with a heavy heart that we said goodbye to our principal Christy Stocker at the beginning of the Summer. We know that wherever she goes, she will do fantastic, and we wish her well. 


NSF Board of Directors

Mark Burton, President

Mark Burton, President

Mark is the current President of the Foundation. Mark is an attorney and led the effort to renew the school parcel tax in 2015. He also leads the field committee for the Nicasio Land Preserve.

 
MarieFrance Cote, Vice President

MarieFrance Cote, Vice President

Mariefrance has served on the foundation for the last 6 years in different roles from parent liaison to president, and now vice president. She has chaired the foundation’s Spring fundraisers, working alongside a fantastic community. She is a psychotherapist working with individuals and families in private practice in Marin. Every morning, she appreciates the beauty of Nicasio on the drive to drop off her daughter at school. You may contact her at Mariefranceycote@gmail.com

 
 
Laura Skapik, Treasurer

Laura Skapik, Treasurer

Laura began volunteering as Treasurer of the Nicasio School Foundation in 2012. She has two young daughters at Nicasio School and really wanted to get involved with fundraising efforts big and small. She is passionate about making that connection vibrant between the students, school and community and taking on this Treasurer position has been hugely gratifying. Her career background is in corporate retail project coordination, and she is also a Certified Paralegal.

 
Patty Baker Winkelmann, Parent Liaison

Patty Baker Winkelmann, Parent Liaison

Patty Baker Winkelmann serves as the parent liaison on the foundation. She enjoys people, and wishes to make them feel welcome into the Nicasio School community while supporting the school’s financial needs and goals. She is a nurse specializing in Cardiology Cardiac Transplant & Left Ventricular Devices. She serves as a  member of the Nicasio Volunteer Fire Department/Ladies Auxiliary. When not supporting others, she enjoys jogging, skiing, waterski-ing, and carting her daughter Ashley to swim, soccer meets, and 4H events.