Excellence in Education Since 1964

Governing Board

Dagney Monson


Dagney Monson has been a part of St. Peter's over the years, first as an Air Force kid in elementary school, then visiting the parents here over the years, and finally full time now that she's finally moved back to Arizona. She grew up as a military kid, is an Army veteran herself, and has significant business experience, working for a semiconductor manufacturer, for the retailer Target for many years, and now for Carvana. She holds a B.A. in International Affairs from James Madison University in Virginia, and an M.B.A. with a focus on International Management from the University of Dallas. Dagney joined the school board in 2019. 


Board Member

Patty is an Air Force child who moved six times before high school, but considers Phoenix home. She graduated from Maryvale High School. She has been married for almost 50 years, with one son and two granddaughters. She volunteered for a Montessori school during her time living in 1970s New York before moving back to Phoenix in 1979. Her volunteer activities over the years have found her involved in bowling, tennis, and school libraries, offices, and classrooms. Patty joined St. Peter’s parish in 2013 and soon became involved in juvenile justice, Pete’s Eats, women’s bible study, the Veterans’ ministry, working on the Bulletin Boards, and organizing the church library. She joined the school board in the Summer of 2018.


Board Member

Deborah Bamonte has attended St. Peter's since 2013. She has two grown children and two grandchildren. Deborah has been a public school educator in Arizona for 20 years. She holds a BA in Applied Social Relations from Eastern Connecticut State University and a MA in Educational Administration from Arizona State University. She holds a State of Arizona K-8 Teaching Certificate as well as a K-12 Principal Certificate. She is an active volunteer in her community and mentors with Arizona's Aid for Special Kids.


Board Member

Bob is a retired school administrator with 38 years of experience in Connecticut and Rhode Island. He was selected as the School Administrator of the year in Rhode Island for 2004. Bob, a widower, is a snow bird, having homes in Rhode Island and the West Valley. He has three children and four grandchildren



Kristin Roman has been a member of St. Peter's since 2014 and has two children at St. Peter's Montessori, with another child starting soon. She spent two years as the President of the school's Parents Auxiliary. Kristin currently works as a Risk Assurance Director for PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP. She is a Certified Public Accountant, Certified Information Systems Auditor, and holds a Masters of Accountancy and Information Systems from Arizona State University. Kristin joined the School Board in 2015.

Tim Quick

Board Member

Tim Quick is a recently retired high school teacher; he taught business and computer subjects for over 30 years--mostly at Maryvale High School and Betty Fairfax High School in the Phoenix Union High School District. Tim received his bachelor’s degree and master’s degree from Arizona State University. He came to St. Peter’s in 2014 after more than 30 years at Church of the Epiphany in Tempe. Tim and his wife Debbie have three (mostly) grown children.


Vestry Representative to the School Board, Vice Chairperson

Candice Davis holds a Master's degree in Education and has been a math and science teacher for grades 1-12 for the past 5 years.  All 6 of her children have had an AMI education for differing amounts of time.  She is an active member of St. Peter's, Care Portal, and Community of Hope.  She is the St. Peter's Vestry representative for the school board.