Staff and Board

The following staff, officers and board members of Side by Side, representing various churches in the Laurel community and beyond, believe Jesus has called us together to work on behalf of children, families and schools.


Executive Director: Joe Murchison

Assistant Director: Katie Meixner-Croft


PresidentElda Molina, administrative secretary, Montgomery County Public Schools

Vice President:

Treasurer: Grace McKitty, accountant, Internal Revenue Service


Other directors:

Grace Catchings, former teacher, Bond Mill Elementary School

Renee Cort-Sutton, school counselor, Scotchtown Hills Elementary School

Selena Fizer, teacher, Deerfield Run Elementary School

Jane Hanfman, former teacher, Deerfield Run Elementary School

Brenda Johnson, health insurance specialist, Federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Daisy Martinez, parent of Deerfield Run Elementary School students

David Myers, former teacher, Eleanor Roosevelt High School

Nancy Rico Uribe, parent of Laurel Elementary School student, paving contractor dispatcher

Laurie Tomassoni, retired teacher, Prince George’s and Montgomery County schools


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