Lynne Laski, President
Term Expires: December 31, 2021
Lynne Laski has been involved with the school community since the mid-1980's when her children began in Hillside Preschool. She has held leadership positions in the preschool, as well as in the Independence Primary PTO, Independence Middle PTO and the High School PTO before running for elected office on the Board of Education.
Lynne and her husband, Bob, have lived in Independence for 34 years with their nine children. They were foster parents for Cuyahoga County Children and Family Services for about 10 years. They eventually adopted four children from the foster system.
The younger four, Jake, Ali, Nick and Ryan, joined five older sisters. The older sisters are Kate, Kara, Lauren, Emily, and Michelle. All of their children attended Independence Schools. They have five grandchildren.
Lynne grew up in Sagamore Hills and graduated from Nordonia High School in 1975 and then went on to Mount Union College and graduated in 1979 with a degree in International Business.