Meridian’s Board of Trustees is expected to set the overall policy for the school, oversee academic and fiscal integrity of the school, and assure compliance with the school’s Charter and applicable laws. The Board is composed of no less than three (3) and no more than fifteen (15) community members, the majority of which must be residents of the District of Columbia. At least two (2) Board members must be the parent of a student currently attending Meridian Public Charter School and the Head of School is an ex officio non-voting member of the Board. Board members serve three-year terms.

A regular meeting of the Board of Trustees of Meridian Public Charter School shall be held at least quarterly and at each year at such time, day and place as shall be designated by the Board of Trustees for the purpose of transacting such business as may come before the meeting. The Board, by resolution, may provide for the holding of additional regular meetings.  The Board will hold an Annual Meeting, each year, which shall be publicized on the school's website in accordance with the school's bylaws, and open to the public.


Current Board Members

Edie Ashton
Chair

Payson Peabody
Secretary

Nick Gent
Treasurer

Keith Wade Collins
Parent Member

Justin Duiguid
Parent Member

Steve Pearcy
Member

 

 

Karen Rivas
Member

Annie Hsiao
Member

Mahmia Richards
Member

The board chair and other board members may be contacted at meridianboard@meridian-dc.org.

Calendar of Board Meetings for 2019–20

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 – Annual Meeting (Open)

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Tuesday, March 10, 2020

Tuesday, May 12, 2020

All meetings are at Meridian Public Charter School and begin at 6:00 pm.

Calendar subject to change.  The calendar meets the Board’s annual required meetings, as per the by-laws of Meridian PCS.


Board Meeting Minutes

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Tuesday, March 10, 2020

Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Meridian Board of Trustees minutes for SY17-18 and SY18-19 can be found here.