President - Patty Fernandez President - Patty Fernandez
Patty joined the Friends in September 2018. She and her husband Russ are long-time Hoboken residents, living in town since 2001. They have one son attending HCS. She can be contacted at [email protected]

 

Vice President - Daria Vogel Vice President - Daria Vogel
Daria is a 20 plus year resident of Hoboken and has two daughters attending HCS. She has been involved with the Friends since her older daughter was in Kindergarten and is excited to be officially joining as VP this year. Daria works in the film industry. She is a big fan of Hoboken, HCS, and karaoke. She can be contacted at [email protected]

 

Co-VP - Liran Mignone Co-VP - Liran Mignone
Liran joined the Friends in September 2020. She and her husband, Paul, have been Hoboken residents for over 10 years. They have 2 sons attending HCS. She can be contacted at [email protected]

 

Treasurer - Rob Johansen Treasurer - Rob Johansen
Rob joined the Friends as treasurer in June 2017. He and his wife have four children attending Hoboken Charter School. He can be contacted at [email protected]

 

Secretary - Cindy Wiegand Secretary - Cindy Wiegand
Cindy joined the Friends as secretary in June 2021. She and her husband have 3 daughters attending HCS.

 

Communications/Marketing Officer - Jeff Tennenbaum Communications/Marketing Officer - Jeff Tennenbaum
Jeff joined the Friends as Communications officer in June 2021. He can be contacted at [email protected]

 

PA Rep to the Board of Trustees – Dana Wissing PA Rep to the Board of Trustees – Dana Wissing
Dana and her husband, Dylan, are long-time residents of Hoboken and have one son attending HCS. Dana has spent the last twenty years working in learning and development for two major corporations. Prior to moving to the corporate sector, Dana spent eight years working in various aspects of non-profit theater administration. She can be contacted at [email protected]

 

Friends Trustee – John Mylan Friends Trustee – John Mylan
John has lived in Hoboken for almost 20 years with his wife, Jane. He has two girls at HCS who have been at the school since kindergarten. John is an attorney with a solo practice in Hoboken handling contract and real estate matters.

 

Friends Trustee – Karen Platt Friends Trustee – Karen Platt
Karen is a Trustee of the Friends, having served as Vice President from 2012 through 2016. Karen and her husband, Christopher, have lived in Hoboken for over 20 years and love raising their two boys in such a great community. Both boys (classes of 2023 and 2026) have attended HCS since Kindergarten. By day, Karen is a partner at a boutique matrimonial law firm where she guides her clients through the emotional and financial challenges of divorce. She can be contacted at [email protected]

 

Friends Trustee – Karen Kelly Friends Trustee – Karen Kelly
Karen has been a Trustee of The Friends of Hoboken Charter School since 2014. Formerly, she was the President of the Friends of Hoboken Charter School from 2014-2017 after serving as Secretary in 2013. She is the mother of three sons who are attending HCS. She can be contacted at [email protected]