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2250 North Clifton Avenue, Chicago IL 60614
Main Phone: 773-534-5535

Friends of Mayer

Friends of Mayer is the not for profit, (501) (c) (3) parent organization committed to furthering the mission of Mayer Magnet School through providing in school support, spearheading fundraising, and organizing special events throughout the school year. The time we spend, and the money we raise, goes directly to benefit the students at our school.

2015/2016 Friends of Mayer Board

  • Pam Lookatch – President
  • Robin Gruen – Communications VP
  • Chris Ball – Treasurer
  • Nisha Hazra – Asst Treasurer
  • Nicole Engel – Secretary
  • Stephanie Linebaugh – Fundraising VP
  • Stacey Hara – Walkathon Co-Chair
  • Ryan Pearce – Business Community Outreach
  • Mandy Shaw – Benefit Co-Chair
  • Erika Vogel – Community VP
  • Julie Zwick – Classroom Community Outreach
  • Jen Jones – Volunteer Coordinator
  • Erin Kerewich – Beyond the Classroom


The Friend of Mayer mailbox is located in the main office.  All are welcome to attend meetings.  If you are interested in receiving emails from Friends of Mayer, please email us at  If you are interested in volunteering for any parent initiative, please fill out this volunteer form and we will contact you.

To see all the great things we are doing and how you can get involved go to You can also visit us on Facebook at To donate, please click here.