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Board of Directors

Hiawatha Academies Board of Directors is tasked with ensuring that the mission and values of the Hiawatha schools are met and providing guidance to ensure Hiawatha’s long-term growth and vitality. The Board of Directors works closely with the Leadership Team to chart a course for Hiawatha Academies and meets regularly throughout the year. Our Board members are drawn from the fields of business, education, healthcare, legal, and philanthropy and share a commitment to grow Hiawatha scholars into leaders.

In accordance to open meeting law (OML), which applies to public bodies including School Boards, Hiawatha Academies is required to conduct business publicly, or at an open meeting.

Contact Information
Board Members can be reached at: boardchair@hiawathaacademies.org
For media inquiries, please contact: mediarequests@hiawathaacademies.org

Upcoming Meetings
Board of Directors Meeting
March 23rd, 2022 | 5:00 - 7:00 pm
Hiawatha Collegiate High School Lecture Hall
Agenda

 

Chair | Gerardo Alcazar
Blackwell Burke

Treasurer | Robbie Soskin
Yum! Kitchen and Bakery

Director | Dr.Alicia Muñoz
Macalester College

Director | Chels Elsberry
Hiawatha Academies Teacher

Director | Scott Kolman-Keen
Hiawatha Academies Teacher

Director | Jennifer Stern
Great Minnesota Schools

Director | Jon Schwartz
College Possible

Director | Jose Gomez
Hiawatha Academies Parent

Director | Eric Hanson
Hiawatha Academies Parent

Executive Committee
Chels Elsberry
Gerardo Alcazar
Jennifer Stern
Robbie Soskin
Scott Kolman-Keen

Family and Community Engagement
Dr. Alicia Muñoz
Gerardo Alcazar
Jose Gomez

Governance
Gerardo Alcazar
Jennifer Stern
Jon Schwartz

Finance & Facilities
Eric Hanson
Jon Schwartz
Robbie Soskin

Academics
Chels Elsberry
Scott Kolman-Keen

 
  • March 23, 5 – 7 p.m
  • May 11th, 5 – 7 p.m.
  • June 8th, 5 – 7 p.m.