Community Roots Charter School

Board of Trustees

Shawn Clark


Littler Mendelson, P.C.


Suzanne Fogarty

Head of School

Lincoln School


Cavel Khan

Senior Manager, Large Client Services



Allison Keil

Co-Founder & Co-Director

Community Roots Charter School


Beth Lief
Executive Director

The Carroll and Milton Petrie Foundation


David Manheimer


Brooklyn Standard Properties


Jerry Petit-Frere

Business Strategy Manager



Nigel Pugh

Institute for Student Achievement


Brian Shaw


Sespe Growth Partners


Christine Spadaro   
Middle School Learning Specialist

Saint Ann’s Brooklyn


Sara Stone
Co-Founder & Co-Director

Community Roots Charter School


Scott Strasser, Board Co-Chair
Managing Partner

Perennial Advisors, LLC


Tracey Strauss, Board Co-Chair
Vice President, Ecommerce



Josh Thomases

Executive Vice President

Great Oaks Charter Schools


Matthew Williams      

Director, Educational Media and Technology

Carnegie Hall