The role of the Governing Council (also known as the Board of Stewards) is to uphold the mission, vision, and policies of the school. We are committed to making sure issues from our parents get addressed in a positive and timely manner.

If you would like to contact the Board of Stewards, please email: boardofstewards@juniperridgeschool.org

Juniper Ridge Community School’s Board of Stewards:



Jennifer Nichols Chair
Brant McConnell Vice-Chair
George Rau Treasurer
Cathy Staten Secretary
Felicia Draughton Member at Large
Alane Griggs Member at Large
Nicole Miller Member at Large
Layne Myers Member at Large
Andrea Haitz Member at Large
Amy Cyr Member at Large
Board Meetings

Board Meetings are held at 5:30 pm on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at Juniper Ridge Community School. All board meetings are open to the public and everyone is welcome. If you have information, questions to bring to the Board of Stewards, or would like to be placed on the agenda please contact Board President, Jennifier Nichols at jnichols@juniperridgeschool.org. All previous board agendas and minutes are located in the Administration Office at Juniper Ridge Community School.

If you would like to address the JRCS Board of Stewards during a meeting, please fill out THIS FORM and email it to boardofstewards@juniperridgeschool.org prior to the meeting.

Meeting Minutes

All approved meeting minutes are located in the office at Juniper Ridge Community Office.  And are available upon request.

Juniper Ridge Community School

615 Community Lane

Grand Junction, CO 81506

(970) 986-8219


Juniper Ridge Community School is a proud member of the Alliance for Public Waldorf Education.