Home & School

Meet the Board


Jenni Dixon ~ President


I’m Jenni Dixon and I’m grateful to to have the opportunity serve as the Home & School President for the 2020-2021 school year. My husband, Trevor, and I have been members of St. Raphael Parish for nearly 15 years. We have two daughters, Gigi, an 8th grader at Bay Middle School, and Rosie, a 6th grader at St. Raphael School. I’m currently the senior manager of executive communications at Eaton and have a bachelor’s degree from Kent State University and a master's degree from Case Western Reserve University. In addition to my work with Home & School, I lead Rosie's Girl Scout troop. Our board looks forward to supporting SRS students, families and teachers this year.

Jessica Pecora ~ Vice President

My name is Jessica Pecora and I am so excited to be your Home and School Vice President this year! I am a busy stay at home mom of three. I have a 4th Grader (Mason), Kindergartner (Enzo), and Preschooler (Carmella).  I love volunteering and being involved in my kids school. I have chaired The Shopping Gala, Angel’s Workshop, and Mardi Gras and am a regular in the lunch room. My husband, Tony, is an attorney in Sheffield and Director at O’Toole, McLaughlin, Dooley & Pecora as well as the Law Director for the city of Amherst. My family and I are so blessed to be a part of such an amazing Saint Raphael School Community! I hope all families and students have a great year!

Maureen Dando ~ PR Representative


I am Maureen Dando and I will be your Home and School Public Relations Chair. I am a mother, wife and 4th grade teacher at Bay Village City Schools. I graduated from Wittenberg University and got my masters degree at Baldwin Wallace University. My husband Keith and I live in Avon Lake with our three children, Nathan (9th grade at St. Ignatius), Emma (7th grade) and Kiera (3nd grade). Our family enjoys visiting the beach, spending time outdoors and traveling.  Our three children keep us busy with all their sports and activities. I wish all families a great school year and look forward to meeting many new faces and giving back to St. Raphael School family.

Sara Seybold ~ Secretary


I am Sara Seybold and I will be your Home and School Secretary. My husband, Nate, and I live in Westlake with our three daughters, Annabelle (6th grade), Amelia (4th grade), and Sabrina (Kindergarten). I am a stay-at-home mom and a part-time Secretary for Sacrament Preparation at the church. In addition to working in the parish office, I do volunteer work. I am the Director of Bay Village Girl Scouts, a troop leader for three troops, and a volleyball and cross country coach. I attended catholic school K-12 and graduated from Wittenberg University with a degree in Communication. The board and I are looking forward to a great school year.

Erin Leonard ~ Co-Head Room Parent


Hello! I am Erin Leonard and I will be the Home and School Co-Head Room Parent with Inger Meneghetti this year.  My husband, Brian, and I live in Avon Lake with our four children. We have a daughter, Bridget (5th grade), and three sons, Nolan (3rd grade), Jack (1st grade), and Quinn (2 years).  I graduated from the University of Dayton with a degree in Middle Childhood Education and taught 4th grade before starting a family.  I am currently a stay at home mom. I am so excited to be a member of the board and I’m looking forward to a great year!   

Inger Meneghetti ~ Co-Head Room Parent


I am Inger Meneghetti and I will be your Co-Home and School Head Room Parent with Erin Leonard this year. My husband, Paulo, and I live in Bay Village with our two boys Cooper (9th grade at St. Edward’s) and Sullivan (5th grade). I studied Early Childhood Education at Miami University and taught preschool and kindergarten. Currently, I work as the Director of Operations at Molly Birkholm, Inc. Our stress management programs, resiliency training, and trauma treatment programs are used by the U.S. Department of Defense and the American Psychiatric Association. I am grateful to be a member of Home and School, and I look forward to seeing all the old and new faces at St. Raphael this year.

Sue Watkins ~ A/P Treasurer


I am Sue Watkins and I will be your Accounts Payable Treasurer. My husband, Bill, and I live in Bay Village with our two sons Patrick (Freshman at St. Ignatius) and Nevin (6th grade). I am an Accountant and own my own Accounting Firm. Our boys keep us busy with their tennis and  training.  I love to travel, work on home projects, build things, and spend time with my family. I look forward to seeing everyone and I wish all the families a great 2020/2021 year at St. Raphael School!

Angela Smith ~ A/R treasurer


I am Angela Smith and I will be your Accounts Receivable Treasurer. My husband Tim and I live in Avon Lake with our three daughters Elle (3rd), Elisabeth (Kindergarten) and Emersyn (pre-K). I work full-time as an Internal Audit Senior Manager at KeyBank, with a focus on anti-money laundering compliance programs. My two oldest daughters also keep me very busy as they are involved in competitive cheerleading and tumbling. Our family also loves relaxing at the pool and traveling to Disney. I look forward to giving back through my work with Home and School this year!





Helpful Information


H&S Association Bylaws

H&S Board and Committee Contact Form

H&S Committee and Chair Responsibilities

H&S Forms

H&S Remind Sign-Up