Meet the candidates
running for school board
Welcome to the home page of United for WCASD. We are running for school board in the West Chester Area School District.
The candidates include Alex Christy and Katy Frey (Region 1); Daryl Durnell and Karen Herrmann (Region 2); and Gary Bevilacqua (Region 3). Click on the buttons below to learn more about the candidates in the three regions of the district.
Our core values
The United for WCASD candidates support:
Standing up for student achievement, student voice,
& student rights
Every student in WCASD should be accepted and appreciated in the classroom regardless of race, gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, or religion.
Standing strong for transparency, fiscal responsibility,
We aim to strengthen public education in the West Chester area community through transparency, fiscal responsibility, and collaboration.
Standing behind teachers
& support staff
We support teachers, support staff, and administrative staff for all the hard work they do every day to ensure the students of WCASD receive the best education possible.
Standing with parents as collaborators & stakeholders
We encourage parents to be involved with the school board and be active collaborators in the board's decisions. This will help to ensure transparency.