Wakefield Educational Foundation

WEF is a proud member of the Wakefield Lynnfield Chamber of Commerce.

Joining the Board of Directors is a team of dedicated, active Members. If you wish to become a WEF Member and volunteer your time, please complete our Volunteer Form. You do not have to have any special training, just a willingness to work as part of a dedicated team that desires to support and build educational excellence in our Wakefield Public School System.

Doreen Bentubo              Sandra Blois                 Andy Bray                       Janet Elwell 
Fran Harrington                Peggy Hagopian          Kim Hartman                  Ann Herzog    
Nicole Jacob                    Amy Leeman                Wendy Leone                 Kim Margolis  
Linda McManama            Amy Miller                     Jennifer Moon                Michaela Schopperle  
Bernadette Thompson   Amy Welch                   Gayle Wettach               Christine Wilson   

Gloria Wojtaszek                      

WEF Profile

Wakefield Educational Foundation

Founded: 1989

Grants Awarded: $296,000 +

WEF is a 501(c)(3) non-profit community- based organization dedicated to enhancing the educational experience for all students in the Wakefield Public School System.


Meeting News

During the school year, WEF meetings are typically held on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 7PM – 8PM in the Galvin Middle School Learning Commons.  Meetings are open to all persons interested in joining WEF.  Please Contact Us if you'd like more information. 


March 21, 2017 - awaiting approved minutes
February 28, 2017
      January 17, 2017          November 14, 2016
October, 18, 2016        September 27, 2016    June 15, 2016                May 17, 2016
March 15, 2016            February 24, 2016        January 27, 2016           November, 17, 2015    October 20, 2015        September 15, 2015     May 19, 2015                 March 17, 2015            February 24, 2015       January 20, 2015          November 18, 2014     October 21, 2014        September 23, 2014   June 26, 2014               May 20, 2014                 March 18, 2014               

The Wakefield Educational Foundation is governed by a Board of Directors, which is comprised of community, parent and school volunteers who are committed to making Wakefield’s great school system even better.

President:  Elizabeth Russell

Vice President: Jennifer Theriault

Clerk:  Violetta Yu

Treasurer: Mary Letchford
Directors: Colleen Guida, Linda McManama,, Gayle Wettach, Susan Worden

Board of Directors and Members