Board of Trustees
CHCA's Board of Trustees is comprised of a minimum of 12 members affirmed for a three-year term by the Association (parents or legal guardians with one or more children enrolled at CHCA). Board members whose first terms expire may be reaffirmed by the Board for a second three-year term.
The duties of the Board of Trustees are:
- Determine school policies in harmony with the Articles of Incorporation and Constitution and in accordance with Association decisions.
- Actively seek ways of effective communication between the Association members and the Board, and be sensitive to the needs and concerns of the Association.
- Approve and encourage an administrative and teaching staff who are qualified to carry out the educational program and policies of the school.
- Ensure the necessary funding for operating the school and determine its distribution.
- Assure itself of the faithful carrying out of the school’s educational program and policies by consistent involvement in school activities.
- Appoint such committees as it may deem necessary for the performance of its duties and designate the Chair of these committees.
- Faithfully carry out the foundational principles of Christian education by directing the process of consideration and appointment of its members. Furthermore, the Board shall orient new members and develop all members in Christian leadership.
- Enact bylaws to govern and regulate the operations of the Board.
2017-2018 Members (pictured above)
L to R third row: Andy Espenshade (President); Kirk Kirkland; Brian Van Jura (Treasurer)
L to R second row: Jon Adams ‘95; Ben Beshear ‘97
L to R first row (on the floor): Pervis Bearden (Secretary); Jon Snyder ‘98; Karen Kohlan (Vice-President); Jennifer Eng; Amy Connor; Angela Sweeney; Jason McSwain; Kevin Hansell
Not Photographed: Jill Blaxton; Randy Brunk (Head of School); Scott Phillips