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Meet the HAT Board

Amanda Hughes, President
HamiltonLogo Holly Kohli, Vice President
HamiltonLogo Carrie Merritt, Treasurer
Amber Liset, Secretary
Amber has served on the HAT board for 2 years and is the current secretary. She has three children: Ezra in 3rd grade, Deckard in kindergarten, and Margot who is an infant. Amber serves on the Patriots’ Ball committee and also does graphic design work for HAT. In her free time, Amber enjoys music, photography, and quality time with friends & family. 
HamiltonLogo Allison Gillespie, Board Member
HamiltonLogo Jennie Frampton, Board Member
HamiltonLogo Kate Kreissl, Board Member
Liza Illuzzi, Board Member
Liza and her family joined the Hamilton community last year. This is her first year as member of the HAT Committee. She is a mother of 4. Her oldest daughter, Morgan, is in first grade, twin daughters, Madison and Mollie will be at Hamilton in Fall of 2020, and her son, Guy, the year after, in 2021. Liza is a former CPS teacher and currently is on the HAT Welcome Committee. She helped with both Scholastic Book Fairs last year, and with she also co-leads the Daisy Girl Scouts troop.  She is looking forward to participating on the Patriots' Ball Committee this spring. 
HamiltonLogo Shari Rogers, Board Member
HamiltonLogo Tommy Henry, Board Member
Valerie Harrell, Board Member
Valerie has served on the HAT board for 2 years and the Patriots' Ball committee for 4 years.  She and her husband have three children:  Anna (7th grade; attended Hamilton from K-6th) and Hamilton students Julia (3rd grade) and Courtney (Kindergarten).  In addition to Valerie's volunteer work with HAT, she co-leads Hamilton's 3rd grade Brownie Girl Scout troop.  In her spare time, Valerie enjoys knitting and cheering on the Cubs.