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Meet Our Board of Directors

Chairman of the Board

CEO Jobvite

Aman Brar

Managing Director Cardinal Equity Partners

John Ackerman

Managing Director of Corporate Development Strada Education Network

Andre Bennin

President Marian University

Daniel J. Elsener

Superintendent Indianapolis Public Schools

Aleesia Johnson

Partner The City Fund

David Harris

President & CEO Indy Chamber

Michael Huber

President & CEO LDI, Ltd.

J.A. Lacy

Former Chairman & CEO The Finish Line

Glenn Lyon

Pediatric Emergency Medicine IU Health

Christina M. Ricks, M.D.

Community Leader

Lisa Sablosky

Consultant BioCrossroads

Anne Shane

Retired Director of Global Scientific Communications - Oncology Eli Lilly and Company

Elcira Villarreal, Ph.D.

Meet Our Alumni Board

Teacher Anna Brochhausen Elementary School

Josie Achenbach

Indianapolis

17

Sales Director DyKnow

Mark Branigan

Indianapolis

11

Director of Transformation Indianapolis Public Schools

Sarah Robinson Chin

Memphis

11

Special Assistant to the Governance Team Indianapolis Public Schools

Shon Harris

Indianapolis

15

Board Secretary

Lawyer

Daniel Harting

Indianapolis

12

Board Chair

Policy Advisor Office of the Mayor Joe Hogsett

Mackenzie Higgins

Indianapolis

13

Customer Experience Intern MISO Energy

Michael Jefferson II

Mississippi

14

Trauma Surgeon IU Health

Peter Jenkins

Baltimore

95

Educator

Jordan Johnson

Mississippi Delta

14

Founder/Executive Director BELIEVE Schools

Kimberly Neal

St. Louis

02

Spanish Teacher Shortridge High School

Sarah TeKolste

Indianapolis

15

Assistant School Leader KIPP Legacy High School

Luke Lennon

Indianapolis

12

Social Studies Teacher Avondale Meadows Middle School

Damien Ignacio Plaza

Indianapolis

17

Principal Tindley Accelerated Schools

Eddie Rangel

Indianapolis

12

Board Vice Chair

Direct Care Director Autism Association

Courtney Wolley

Indianapolis

11