Mrs. Rebecca Smondrowski is currently serving her second four-year term on the Board of Education. Here, she serves as Chair of the Special Populations committee and as a member of the Policy Management and Communication and Stakeholder Engagement Committees. Along with her work on The Board, she is the system's Ex Officio to the County Executive's Domestic Violence Coordinating Council.
Prior to joining the Board, Mrs. Smondrowski served as the legislative aide for Maryland State Senator Roger Manno and was an active local and county PTA leader. She has served on the Montgomery County Council of Parent-Teacher Associations (MCCPTA) Board of Directors, including positions as the vice president for Legislation, vice president for Programs, chair of the Curriculum Committee, Quince Orchard Cluster Coordinator, and MCCPTA's representative to the Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) K-12 Mathematics Joint Task Force. She serves as a member of the Maryland Association of Boards of Education's (MABE) Nominating Committee, as well as the alternate for MABE's Legislative Committee and the Federal Relations Network Committee.
Mrs. Smondrowski has been a long time member of the Ethics Commission for the City of Gaithersburg in addition to being a member of the Board of Directors for the MCPS Educational Foundation since 2010 and serves on the Board of Trustees for Future Link. She is a passionate volunteer for Women Who Care Ministries and is married with two children who graduated from Montgomery County Public Schools.