Board of Directors
Experience Excellence in Education
About the Board of Directors
Fairmont Private Preschool in Fresno, California, is led by a Board of Directors composed of parents, educators, and community leaders, who bring diverse skills and perspectives to ensure the school's success and provide high-quality education for young children. Their guidance and support are vital to the school's growth and excellence.
Fairmont Private Preschool's Board of Directors is composed of dedicated individuals committed to the school's success. They set the school's direction, ensure resources, and oversee operations to provide the highest quality education for young children. Parents, educators, and community leaders with diverse skills and perspectives, make up our Board, who are invested in the well-being of our students. We are proud to have such a talented and dedicated Board leading our school, and their guidance and support are essential to our success. Thank you for considering Fairmont Private Preschool as your child's educational choice.
With more than 30 years of experience as a teacher and an IB expert, Kathy Towle, the daughter of Maxine Smith, the founder of Fairmont Private School, brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise in education to the Board of Directors of Fairmont Private School of Fresno. As the person responsible for International Baccaleaureare Primary Years Program authorization, she plays a crucial role in ensuring that the preschool meets all necessary standards and requirements to deliver an excellent education for young children. Her experience as a business leader in education, as well as her familial connection to the school, makes her a valuable asset to the Board.
With experience in developing new businesses in 25+ countries across Europe, Asia, and the Americas, Zyanya Bejarano brings a wealth of international business expertise to the Board of Directors. As an experienced sales leader who has led global teams, she brings a unique perspective and set of skills to the Board. Her experience living in 4 countries in the past 15 years, and her background in SaaS from early startups to post-IPO make her a valuable asset to the Board of Directors of Fairmont Private School of Fresno.
As an entrepreneur and founder of Scrubcan Inc, Corey Jackson, a former Fairmont Private School parent, whose daughter attended from toddler to kinder, brings a wealth of experience in business leadership, personal connection and entrepreneurship to the Board of Directors of Fairmont Private School of Fresno. He is a respected business leader in Fresno, CA, and his experience, knowledge, and personal connection to the school will be invaluable in guiding the preschool's growth and success.
With an MBA and business expert, founder, and partner of Fresno Ventures, Matt Towle, the grandson of Maxine Smith, the founder of Fairmont Private School, and former student at Fairmont Private School, brings a wealth of business acumen and personal connection to the Board of Directors. He is a socially responsible leader with experience in business development and innovation. Matt is the third generation involved in the school, his grandma Maxine, and his mother Kathy have dedicated their lives to the education of young children in the Fresno community. His skills, knowledge, personal connection, and family legacy make him a valuable asset in driving the growth, innovation, and success of Fairmont Private School of Fresno.