Administrative Structure

The Walden School of Liberal Arts is governed by a six-member Board of Trustees comprised of a Chief Administrative Officer, Trustees, and a Parent Advocate (selected annually by the Parent Council) A Teacher Advocate and the Upper School and Lower School Directors serve as non-voting members of the Board.

The Board has full authority for running the school with the following primary responsibilities:

  • Evaluate the performance of the school.
  • Evaluate the performance of administration.
  • Promote the mission and vision of the school as outlined in the charter.
  • Oversee and evaluate programs.
  • Assure financial responsibility.
  • Assure financial accountability by approving and overseeing the budget, contracting for and approving an independent audit, and controlling investments and capital funds.

The Board meets at least quarterly to:

  • Fulfill its primary responsibilities.
  • Consider and adopt policies.
  • Discuss the school’s operations.
  • Hear reports and updates from each board member.
  • Consider requests and concerns from the director, parents, students, and teachers.
  • Consider any other matter pertaining to the school.

Board of Directors