Board of Trustees

The Springfield Prep Board of Trustees is a diverse group with expertise in management, accounting, finance, fundraising, law, marketing, governance, real estate, education, and community organizing.  The group holds a common belief in the power of education to change lives.

  • Sherriff Balogun, Business Consultant, MassMutual Financial Group
  • John Brown, Director of Investment Strategy, MassMutual Financial Group
  • Alex Grant, Assistant United States Attorney, Department of Justice
  • Robert Leonard, Attorney, Doherty, Wallace, Pillsbury & Murphy, P.C.
  • Kelvin Molina, South End Public Safety Coordinator, City of Springfield
  • Robin Olejarz, CFO, Specialty Bolt & Screw, Inc.
  • Tricia Walker, VP, Advanced Business Analytics, MassMutual Financial Group
  • Danielle Williams [Chair] Assistant Clerk Magistrate, Massachusetts Trial Court

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Advisory Council

The Springfield Prep Advisory Council is made up of experienced Massachusetts education reform leaders.

  • Chris Collins, Chief Financial Officer, Academy of the Pacific Rim Charter School
  • Jennifer Wallace Jacoby, Assistant Professor of Psychology & Education, Mount Holyoke College
  • Michael Larsson, Chief Operating Officer, Match Charter Public School
  • Katie Megrian, Founding Principal, Brooke Mattapan Charter School
  • Amanda Hillman Seider, Chief of Staff, TFA–Massachusetts