|ELECTED VOTING MEMBER PROFILES|
Teacher (T1-Either Campus)
Paul joined North Lakes Academy in 2012, bringing 10 years of teaching experience in both large and small schools. He teaches 9th grade science and the CIS Physics and Physics by Inquiry courses at the Upper School, and also coaches the Robotics team. Through his wide range of experiences, he has learned what makes for an effective organizational systems.
Teacher (T2-Middle School)
Lisa teaches 7th and 8th grade Language Arts at the Middle School. She has been at North Lakes Academy since the 2014-2015 school year, and assists in coaching the Cross Country team. She brings to NLA fifteen years of teaching experience, seven of which were with another charter school. Her experience has taught her the importance of focusing on preserving day-to-day operations in charters as they continue to grow.
Phone: 651-982-2773 (Ext. 312)
Chris Stewart (Secretary/Treasurer)
Teacher (T3-Upper School)
Chris has served as the Secretary and Treasurer of the School Board since 2012. He has taught in the Social Studies Department (World History, Economics, Personal Finance) at the Upper School since 2011 and has a long-term interest in school administrative leadership, political activism on behalf of charter schools, and promoting student civic engagement.
Phone: (651) 797-6279
Teacher (T4-Middle School)
Angela is the Health and Physical Education teacher at the Middle School campus. She has been with North Lakes Academy since the beginning of the 2014-2015 school year and has experience teaching at the high school level in Minnesota - coming to us from Rush City High School - as well as at the elementary level in Sydney, Australia.
Phone: 651-982-2773 (Ext. 301)
Beth Ann Peck (Vice Chairperson)
Teacher (T5-Upper School)
Beth Ann teaches 11th and 12th grade English at North Lakes Academy Upper School and helps to coordinate dual credit offerings (AP, CIS, PSEO) and organizes the annual graduation ceremonies. She has been serving charter schools in the Twin Cities since 2001. She was hired at North Lakes Academy in 2010, and was elected to the Board in 2014.
Phone: (651) 797-6271
Susan is a Director and parent member, and holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Elementary Education from Moorhead State University. Susan has also completed graduate coursework in Special Education, and has earned two licenses in teaching students with EBD and LD accommodations.
Phone: (651) 485-0867
Cody Miller is an alumnus of North Lakes Academy, having graduated with the class of 2012-2013. He attended North Lakes Academy beginning in his seventh grade year, and offers the unique point of view as an alumnus now serving in a leadership role for NLA. As a result, he has shown an interest in building an alumni relations network for the organization.
Phone: (612) 508-7025
Mike is a parent member who is in his first term as a Board member. He has had two children who have graduated from North Lakes Academy and has three children who are currently enrolled at NLA.
Phone: (612) 343-4178
Chris is a parent member serving his first term as a Board member for North Lakes Academy after a year as an engaged community member. He has three children attending NLA, divided amongst both the Upper and Middle School.
Phone: (612) 240-5574
|EX-OFFICIO NON-VOTING PROFILES|
Mr. Stottler is the Executive Director and Upper School Building Lead (9-12). He has been with North Lakes Academy for 5 years and has experience teaching math in charter schools as well as larger district schools.
Phone: (651) 797-6266
Jan is the Finance Director at North Lakes Academy. She is in charge of budget development, accounts payable, human resource responsibilities, audit responses and reporting requirements for the school. She has been with NLA since 2000.
Phone: (651) 797-6261