Our Mission

Enrich the FPE  Experience through
Community, Access and Resources

About Us

Friends of Forest Park Elementary(Forest Park Elementary School Foundation) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) foundation run by a group of volunteer parents focused on supporting and connecting the Forest Park Elementary community while raising funds for Forest Park Elementary School.


The board of Friends of Forest Park Elementary consists of the following members:

  • President: Sarah Shively
  • Treasurers: Christie Robinson
  • Secretary: Lyda Hakes
  • Marketing: Dave Genel
  • Technology: Tyler Holmes
  • Social Chair: Sivasankari Murali
  • Chief Fun Officer: Chris Andon
  • Student Liaison:  Marilys Ernst
  • Student Enrichment Program: Melissa Slechta
  • At Large: Diane Genel and Steve Boender