Leanne Mallory has been a member of the Parent Board since 2014 and has served as Board President since 2016. Leanne also oversees the Fundraising Committee at LMS and the strategic planning of our annual Silent Auction. Leanne earned her Master's degree in Social Work from the University of Kentucky. She is married to Stephen Mallory and they are proud parents of a daughter who has been at LMS for five years.


Kate Mitzenmacher, TREASURER

Kate Mitzenmacher has served on the Parent Board since 2012 and is the current Treasurer. Kate graduated from Tulane University with degrees in accounting and management and is a Certified Public Accountant. Now back at home in Lexington after living in Atlanta and San Francisco, this former LMS student is thrilled to have her youngest child attending her alma mater.



Sarah Slone has been a Board Member since 2010. Sarah leads the Social and Community Outreach Committee. Community outreach is one of Sarah's passions. Sarah is a Counselor in Lexington and the Fayette County school system. She has two children, a daughter who attended LMS for eight years and a son currently in Second grade at LMS.

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Alissa Langley has been a member of the parent board since 2016. Langley is a consultant that focuses on pharmaceutical strategy and implementation programs in healthcare. Langley received a bachelor’s of science in Biology from the University of Kentucky in 2002, followed by her doctorate of pharmacy in 2006. She also completed a pharmacy practice residency at Saint Joseph Hospital in Lexington, Kentucky and is board certified in pharmacotherapy.

Langley resides in Lexington with her husband Tyler, where they are devoted parents to their three children.



Todd Holman has served as a board member since 2016. He is a native of Lexington Kentucky, and a legacy on the Lexington Fire Department. He is currently assigned to the Fire Prevention Bureau in the Office of the Fire Marshal. He is married to Maryam Holman and they are blessed with 2 amazing kids. His oldest child, a daughter, has been enrolled at Lexington Montessori School for four years.

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Chris Dawahare has been a Board Member since 2017. Chris is a lifelong Kentuckian who graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Kentucky with a double major in Marketing and Management. Chris works in the Thoroughbred racing industry and currently serves as the Vice-President of Operations & Business Development at Equibase. Chris and his wife, Jessica, have one daughter who is in 2nd grade at LMS.


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RandiLynn Tucker has been Head of School at LMS since 2008 and a voting member of the Parent Board since 2012. RandiLynn graduated from the University of Kentucky with a BS in Family Studies. She is Montessori certified to teach children 3 years old through sixth grade. RandiLynn taught at LMS in from 1992-96 and returned in 2007 after living and teaching Montessori in Louisville, KY and Alpharetta, GA.


Jamie Srinath

Jamie Srinath has been a member of the Parent Board since 2019. She received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy and Masters in Health Administration from the University of Kentucky. The Srinath family recently returned to the Bluegrass after some time in the Sunshine State. Jamie has prior non-profit experience having served as the Secretary and Chair of the Southeast District of the Florida Physical Therapy Association. She has two children enrolled at Lexington Montessori School.


Sam Collins

Sam Collins has been a member of the Parent Board since 2019. Sam earned his accounting degree from Eastern Kentucky University, and is a licensed CPA. Sam has experience in tax and auditing, as well as commercial banking. Sam has one daughter enrolled at LMS in the primary program. He is also an advocate for children with food allergies.

Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.
— Maria Montessori