About the Committee

  • The Community Financial Review Committee (CFRC) assists the school board with financial oversight and ensures community involvement in the district's budgetary processes.

2022-23 Agendas and Minutes


  • Committee Chair: Nate Schwartz 

    Committee Vice-Chair: Christine Miller 

    District Representative: Charles (Ted) Ammann, Ed.D.

    District Administrative Staff Representatives: Erin McGinley, Danya Woods 

    School Board Representatives: Kecia Nesmith, Catherine Thompson

    Red Clay Education Association Representative: Amy Mirolli

    Community Representatives: Robert Chase, Lynne McIntosh, Marie-Cecile Medine, Tom Pappenhagen, Jane Rattenni

2021-22 Agendas and Minutes

  • Open Meetings
    Meetings are open to the public. Members of the general public may speak for up to three minutes per person at the beginning of each meeting. For more information, contact rccfrc@redclay.k12.de.us.

  • 2023-24 Meeting Schedule 
    July 11, 2023 - 6:00 pm
    No August Meeting
    *September 12, 2023 -  6:00 pm
    *October 10, 2023 -  6:00 pm
    *November 6, 2023 - 6:00 pm
    *December 12, 2023 - 6:00 pm
    *January 9, 2024 - 6:00 pm
    *February 6, 2024 - 6:00 pm
    *March 12, 2024 - 6:00 pm
    *April 9, 2024 - 6:00 pm
    *May 7, 2024 - 6:00 pm
    *June 11, 2024 - 6:00 pm

    Meetings are held in the District Office Board Room (1502 Spruce Avenue, Wilmington, DE 19805), *with a Zoom option  - unless otherwise noted.


    • Monitor current spending, its relationship to the budget and the district’s overall financial health (this may include examination of historic, current and projected financial data)
    • Provide affirmation/verification of financial information to the school board, including the development of a monthly financial report
    • Provide a medium for the dissemination of financial information and materials to the community, relative to the district, and promote an understanding of the budget process
    • Provide consultation and guidance to the school board on matters relating to finance and perform other review and recommendation functions as directed by the school board