Spero Academy is a public charter school. This means that we are an independent public school that is governed by a board of directors. The purpose of the board is to oversee the operation of the school and to develop and ensure the implementation of the vision and mission of the school. The Spero Academy board is composed of educators, community members and parents. Board Position Descriptions

Board meetings are the 4th Tuesday of every month from 5:30-7:30pm via Zoom.  All meetings are open to the public. Please come and join us.

Chairperson Donna Piazza Education Email
Vice Chairperson Carolyn Fritz Community Email
Ex-officio Diane Pangal Executive Director Email
Secretary - - -
Treasurer Karen Marshall Community


Members Jim Lawrence Community Email
Troy Hite Parent Email
Jacqueline Donofrio Teacher Email
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St. Thomas University

Terry Moffatt, Charter School Authorizing Program Manager
1000 LaSalle Avenue
Opus Hall 217
Minneapolis, MN 55403

Board Documents       

Board Meeting Agendas: 2023-2024

Board Meeting Minutes

World's Best Workforce

Annual Reports

Past Board Meeting Minutes