“Under their influence, the horizons sprung wide and fear went away, and the unknown became knowable.” – John Steinbeck

Network Team

DARREN ARMSTRONG

Chief Operating Officer

CHANDLER BLACK

Instructional Leader - Literacy

MIA HOWARD

Founder and CEO

MEG SCHMIDT

Instructional Leader- Bluechip Teacher Pathways

AMY SHELTON

Associate Director of Talent

DANIELLE WARD

Associate Director of External Affairs

MAGGIE WATKINS

Instructional Leader - STEM

Campus Leadership

BRYAN KARIUKI

Independence Academy Principal

LIZZIE STEWART

Opportunity Academy Principal

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