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A four-member corporate board of directors and a 22-member governing board oversee the University of Chicago Charter School alongside Charter and Campus directors. University of Chicago leaders sit on the board of directors. Parent leaders, community leaders, and University leaders are members of the governing board.

Corporate Board

Darren Reisberg
Vice President for Strategic Initiatives and Deputy Provost, University of Chicago
President, UChicago Charter Corporate Board

Derek R. B. Douglas
Vice President for Civic Engagement and External Affairs, University of Chicago

Ivan Samstein Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, University of Chicago

Dillian Siegler Associate Provost, Programs and Leadership Development, University of Chicago

Governing Board

Otto Ali
Parent Representative, CGW Campus

Denise Brown Parent Representative, UCW

Donna Dortzbach Parent Representative, NKO Campus

Julie Getzels
Executive Vice President and General Counsel & Secretary, Art Institute of Chicago

Harold (Hank) Handelsman
Executive Vice President and General Counsel, The Pritzker Organization, LLC

John Mark Hansen (Mark)
Charles L. Hutchinson Distinguished Service Professor and Senior Advisor to the President, University of Chicago

Chris Harris Sr.
Senior Pastor, Bright Star Church
CEO, Bright Star Community Outreach, Inc. (BSCO)

Virgil Jones
Not-for-Profit Leader

Priscilla Kersten
President, Square One Foundation

Patricia C. Lane (Patty)
Community Leader and Volunteer

Charles A. Lewis (Chuck)
Chairman, Lewis-Sebring Family Foundation

Laura Van Peenan
Managing Director, Investment Banking, William Blair & Company

Lee Pratter Senior Director of Development, Chicago Housing Authority

Sandi Preston
Strategy Director, Translation LLC

Margot Pritzker
Founder and President, WomenOnCall

Darren Reisberg Governing Board Chair Vice President for Strategic Initiatives and Deputy Provost, University of Chicago

Sara Ray Stoelinga
Sara Liston Spurlark Director, Urban Education Institute (UEI)
Clinical Professor, University of Chicago Committee on Education
(Ex-officio 2015)

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