Governing Board

Athlos Academy of St. Cloud is governed by a dedicated board comprised of parents and community members. The board is responsible for developing, implementing, and assessing policy; instituting sound employee relations; conducting open meetings; recognizing and conforming to the legal mandates imposed by state and federal laws; and governing within the limits of the delegation of state authority as a non-profit and public school board.

Additionally, the board has an obligation to assess its successes and challenges, inform the public of all deliberations and decisions, promote accountability, avoid abuse of power, enhance public understanding of its mission, conform to standards of ethical behavior, provide a framework for setting goals, and develop strategic plans for the accomplishment of those goals.

Board Calendar

Board meetings are conducted in accordance with open meeting law. The governing board normally holds board meetings on the fourth Monday of each month. Check the board calendar for exact dates and times. Unless otherwise noted, the meetings are held at:

Athlos Academy of St. Cloud
3701 33rd St. South
St. Cloud, MN, 56301

Quicklinks

Board Members

Noor Yussuf, Chair
nyussuf@athlosstcloud.org

  • Community Representative
  • Finance Committee member
  • Term began April 2019

Andrew Grimsley, Vice Chair
agrimsley@athlosstcloud.org

  • Community Representative
  • Governance Committee Member
  • Term began April 2019

Secretary – Open Seat

Rebecca Hull, Treasurer
rhull@athlosstcloud.org

  • Teacher Representative
  • Finance Committee Chair
  • Term began November 2018

Aaron Schwenzfeier, Board Member                aschwenzfeier@athlosstcloud.org

  • Teacher Representative
  • Term began July 2018
Committees

Under the direction of the board, a Finance Committee and Governance Committee have been formed. Learn more about the purpose and goals of these committees:

Finance Committee Members:

  • Rebecca Hull (committee chair)
  • Noor Yussuf
  • Lee Hoyhtya*
  • Amy Dierkes*
  • Jon-Scott Johnson*

Governance Committee Members:

  • Andrew Grimsley
  • Shelbi Pool*

*Non-director, non-voting appointees to the committees

Authorizer

Charter School Authorizing Program 
Volunteers of America – Minnesota
924 – 19th Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55404
612-270-1998
www.voamn.org

Meeting Agendas & Minutes

2019-2020 Agendas and Minutes available at BoardonTrack, effective June 2019 going forward.

Contact Information

To reach the Board of Directors, Finance Committee or Governance Committee:

Athlos Academy of St. Cloud
3701 33rd St. South
St. Cloud, MN, 56301
(320) 281-4430
info@athlosstcloud.org

Apply for Board Membership

To apply, fill out the School Board Interest Form and submit along with your resume to info@athlosstcloud.org no later than January 20, 2020.