Board of Directors

Meeting Schedule

Odyssey Academy
Board Room or Media Center
6201 Noble Ave. N
Brooklyn Center, MN 55429

Board meetings are held on the fourth Wednesday of every month, except where noted below*.  Regular Board Meetings begin at 6:00pm.
  • 14 July, 2016 - 5:30 Special Meeting
  • 20 July 2016 - 5:30 Special Meeting
  • 24 August 2016
  • 16 September 2016 - 7:30 Special Meeting Certification of Election
  • 28 September 2016 - 2016-17 Reorganizational Meeting
  • 24 October 2016 - 5:30 Special Meeting Board Training
  • 26 October 2016
  • 16 November 2016*
  • 14 December 2016*
  • 25 January 2017
  • 30 January 2017 -6:00 Special-Closed Meeting  at Odyssey Academy in Executive Director's office
    • For the purpose of preliminary consideration of allegations or charges against an individual subject to the Board of Directors' authority.
  • 13 February 2017 - 6:00 Special Meeting at Odyssey Academy in Media Center
    • For the purpose of discussion and assignment of an interim Executive Director.
  • 22 February 2017 - 6:00 Executive Director Evaluation Training by         Sandy Gundlach/MSBA
    • Regular meeting rescheduled for March 1, 2017
  • 1 March 2017* - Rescheduled Regular February Meeting
  • 6 March 2017 - 6:00pm Special-Closed Meeting at Odyssey Academy in Media Center
    • This special meeting is being closed pursuant to Minn. Stat. Section 13D.05 for preliminary consideration of allegations or charges against an individual subject to the board’s authority.
  • 21 March 2017*
  • 26 April 2017
  • 13 May 2017 - 12:00 pm Special Meeting at Odyssey Academy in Media Center
    • For the purpose of board relations and administration planning
  • 24 May 2017
  • 25 May 2017 - 4:00 pm Strategic Plan Work Session 1
  • 1 June 2017 - 4:00 pm Strategic Plan Work Session 2
  • 2 June 2017- Election
  • 7 June 2017 - 4:00 pm Strategic Plan Work Session 3
  • 19 June 2017 - 4:30 pm Special Meeting at Odyssey Academy in Media Center, 5:00 pm Strategic Plan Work Session 4
    • For the purpose of discussing consulting proposals
  • 26 June 2017 - 4:00 pm Strategic Plan Work Session 5
  • 28 June 2017 - Annual Meeting
  • 6 July 2017 - 6:00 pm Special Meeting at Odyssey Academy in Media Center
    • For the purpose of seating new board members and officers
  • 26 July 2017 
  • 23 August 2017 – Regular Meeting
  • 27 September 2017  – Regular Meeting
  • 25 October  2017 – Regular Meeting
  • 22 November 2017 – Regular Meeting
  • 20 December 2017* – Regular Meeting
  • 24 January 2018 – Regular Meeting
  • 28 February 2018 – Regular Meeting
  • 21 March 2018* – Regular Meeting
  • 25 April 2018 – Regular Meeting
  • 23 May 2018 – Regular Meeting 
  • 1 June 2018- Election
  • 27 June 2018 - Regular Meeting
** July 27, 2016** 2016-17 Reorganizational Meeting- CANCELLED/Lack of a Quorum
**25 February 2017**- Special meeting CANCELLED
** 18 April 2017** - Special meeting CANCELLED/Lack of a Quorum

2016-17 Board Members (election date 6/2/17)

Member Position Seat Term 
Kris Lawrence-Anderson
Community Member 2017
*open seat*
Community Member2018
Jessica Driscoll
Community Member 2019
Connie Moore
Parent Member 2018
*open seat * 
Parent Member 2019
Christy Grigor
Parent Member 2017
William Holmes Vice-Chair Licensed Teacher Member 2018
Ryan ParkerChair Licensed Teacher Member 2017
Susan SporreTreasurer Licensed Teacher Member 2019

Results of June 3, 2016 election:

Licensed Teacher Members: Susan Sporre, William Holmes were certified on July 14, 2016.

Results of September 16, 2016 election:

Parent and Community Members: Jessica Driscoll, Connie Moore, Richard Troska and Christy Grigor were certified on September 16, 2016. 

Contact Information

 Member
 Email Address
Kris Lawrence-Andersonkrislawrence-anderson@odysseyacademy.org
Jessica Driscolljessicadriscoll@odysseyacademy.org
Connie Mooreconniemoore@odysseyacademy.org
Christy Grigorchristygrigor@odysseyacademy.org
William Holmeswholmes@odysseyacademy.org
Ryan Parkerrparker@odysseyacademy.org
Susan Sporressporre@odysseyacademy.org

Documents

Our board and committee meeting minutes, public documents, and policies are available in our Document Center.