Board of Directors

Our board of directors has a wide variety of experience and expertise. Of our 10 members, six have significant experience in education and academics. We also have several board members with strong experience in finance, development, governance, and community relations.

Community Engagment Committe

  • Kerry Givens

    Executive Director, South Minneapolis YMCA
  • Neda Kellogg

    Founder and CEO, Project Diva

Board Meetings

Our board meets on the fourth Wednesday of every other month (January, March, May, July, September, and November) at 5:30pm.

Our mission committee meets on the third Wednesday of every month at 5:30pm.

Our finance committee meets on the third Tuesday of every month at 5:30pm.

Out governance committee meets on the second Tuesday of every other month (February, April, June, August, October, December) at 11:30am.

All meetings are held at Prodeo Academy at 620 Olson Memorial Highway, Mpls, MN 55411.

The upcoming agenda, all board minutes, most recent audited financial statements, and our Authorizer's Annual Report can be viewed on Google Drive.


Minnesota law requires that all chartered schools be authorized by an organization approved by the commissioner of education to be an authorizer.

Prodeo Academy's authorizer is Innovative Quality Schools (IQS) which was approved as an authorizer on December 1, 2010. Contact IQS:

Milo Cutter
Innovative Quality Schools, (IQS)
P.O. Box 40219
St. Paul, MN 55104
http://www.iqsmn.org
651-234-0900
[email protected]