Public Information


Meeting Agendas and Minutes

Financial Transparency

Governing Documents

501C3 Status

Foundational Literacy Skills Plan

Foundational Literacy Skills Rubric

For more information, contact Intrepid College Prep Board Chair, Mary Cypress Metz, at 


Annual Title I Meeting

To view the flyer for this event, click here.

September 30, 2022 // 4pm 

Independence Academy
5221 Hickory Hollow Parkway, Antioch, TN


Title IX 

To review Intrepid College Prep's Title IX policy, click  here. To access the MNPS Title IX Regulations, click here.

If you would like to file a Title IX complaint, please email Intrepid College Prep CEO, Abigail Rockey, at 


Board Meetings 2022-2023

August 18, 2022 // 12pm 

Virtual Meeting


October 20, 2022 // 12pm

Virtual Meeting


December 15, 2022 // 12pm

Opportunity Academy
5432 Bell Forge Ln E, Antioch, TN


March 23, 2023 // 12pm

Opportunity Academy
5432 Bell Forge Ln E, Antioch, TN


May 18, 2023 // 12pm

Opportunity Academy
5432 Bell Forge Ln E, Antioch, TN



Board of Directors

John Barton

John Barton is a Specialized Industries Executive at Regions Bank, with responsibility for Regions' Healthcare, Transportation, Restaurant, and Technology and Defense specialized industry groups.

La'Vasia Burford | Board Vice-Chair

La'Vasia Burford is the Regional Human Resources Director for the YMCA of Middle Tennessee.

Kelli Gauthier

Kelli Gauthier is the Co-founder of Chorus, a strategic communications firm that works with nonprofits, schools, social enterprises, political candidates, and government agencies.

Ryan Holt

Ryan Holt is a Partner at Sherrard Roe Voigt Harbison, PLC where he focuses his practice on commercial litigation and general appellate litigation.

Yousef Husseini

Yousef Husseini is a Mortgage Loan Originator with PennyMac Loan Services and has prior experience in finance. He is also the parent of a student at Intrepid and serves as the parent representative on the Board.

Mary Cypress Metz | Board Chair

Mary Cypress Metz is the Vice President of Strategy for the State Collaborative on Reforming Education (SCORE), where works on the leadership team to reinforce Tennessee's shared goal that every student graduates high school prepared for college and the workforce.

Crews Johnston, III

Crews Johnston, III is a Senior Managing Director at Cushman Wakefield, the commercial real estate firm, where he specializes in the leasing, brokerage and sale of office space and brings more than 20 years of experience in commercial real estate.

Todd Jones

Todd Jones is an audit manager with the regional CPA firm Carr, Riggs & Ingram, LLC where he provides auditing, accounting and tax services for clients in the nonprofit, construction, manufacturing, and real estate industries.

María Ornelas

Maria Ornelas is a Senior Assistant Director of Undergraduate Admissions at Vanderbilt University.

Jason Ross

Jason Ross is Senior Vice President, Revenue and Network Management for LifePoint Health.

Lauren Sikes

Lauren Sikes is the founder and CFO of Truth Collective, a leadership consulting organization working with schools, nonprofits, and businesses to offer training solutions powered by honest and open conversation.