Mercymount Country Day School is governed by a Board of Trustees appointed by the Institute of the Sisters of Mercy and Mercy Education System of the Americas (MESA), . There may be 9-15 members appointed, none of whom can be employed by the school.
The Principal of Mercymount is selected by the Board. The Principal is an ex-officio member with full power to vote on all matters which come before the Board. The purpose of the Board of Trustees is to ensure the mission and manage the activities, property and affairs of the Corporation. It has the power and duty to establish policies consistent with the purposes of the Corporation. Members meet 5-6 times each year.
Board of Trustees 2017 – 2018
Chairperson – Peter Costa
Vice Chair – Peggy Caldwell
Recording Secretary (non Board member)- Patty Smith
Gretchen Hawley, Ed.D.
Sister Judith Oliver, RSM
Sister Kathleen Turley, RSM