We are a team of teachers and leaders who are deeply passionate about education and see teaching as a fundamental piece of who we are. The RePublic Schools staff makes a commitment every single day to set our scholars up for lasting academic success.



Diana Anosike

Director of Talent

University of Kentucky

Allison Arth

Director of Computer Science

Marian University

Laurie Brown

Chief of Staff

Florida State University

Michael Burgevin

Director of Academics

Bard College

Claire Chaney

Director of Academic Operations and Compliance

Washington University in St. Louis

Megan Cole

Associate Director of Marketing & Communications

University of Florida

Colby Daigle

Finance Associate

Lake Erie College

Ashley Davis Gallimore

Chief Talent Officer

University of Michigan

Shalimar Gates

Director of Math

Fisk University

Evan Goh

Data Analyst

Georgetown University

Kevin Heffel

Chief Academic Officer

Tufts University

Darius Johnson

Student Recruitment Associate - Nashville

Mississippi State University

Jennifer Justice

Student Recruitment Associate - Jackson

Mississippi State University

Rachel Kengeter

Senior Director of Operations - Nashville

Eastern Michigan University

Jauan Knight

Talent Associate - Jackson

Jackson State University

Twanda Leggin

Operations Associate - Jackson

Tougaloo College

Craig Meister

Director of Science & Personalized Learning

Brigham Young University

Catherine Olson

Director of Finance

Rhodes College

Katie Poulos

Chief Operating Officer

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Abby Reynolds

Senior Director of Literacy

Williams College

LaToya Robinson

Payroll Associate

Jackson State University

Annie Robison

Chief of Schools

George Washington University

Jon Rybka

Chief Executive Officer

Denison University

Charles Stanley

Director of Mississippi Schools

Vanderbilt University

Jasmine Thornton

Director of Enrollment & Community Engagement

Rust College

Trey Vernaci

Senior Director of Operations - Jackson

Millsaps College

Karen Vernon

Director of Development + Human Resources

Florida Atlantic University


Sharhonda Bossier

Board Member Deputy Director

Education Leaders of Color

Wood Caldwell

Board Member Principal

Southeast Venture

Miranda Christy

Board Member Attorney

Dodson Parker Behm & Capparella, PC

Ron Corbin

Board Member Principal

RBBC Holdings

Walton Denton

Board Member Chief Business Development Officer

SwitchPoint Ventures & Founder, Tessera Development

Stewart Hood

Board Chair Founder & Principal

Hatchway Ventures

Drake Jarman

Board Member Senior Vice President of Sales


Adam Mangana

Board Member Head of School

Benedict Day School

Walker Morrow

Board Member Co-Founder & Chief Operating Officer


Cortez Moss

Board Member Head Coach

Bailey Education Group LLC

Waymon Tipton

Board Treasurer Managing Director

Avondale Partners LLC

Board Minutes & Documents

All RePublic Schools board meeting minutes and key documents can be found on our Board On Track website.

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