The Governance Council has final authority for all aspects of the school's operation and educational program.



2016 - 2017 Governance Council Meeting Calendar - November - June

2017 Governance Council Meeting Calendar (Revised 2/19/17)

2017 - 2018 Governance Council Meeting Calendar - August - June


2017 Annual Resolution - June


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Anansi Charter School is a New Mexico Public Charter School authorized by the Taos Municipal School District. Our Governance Council serves as the board of directors, and is governed in its operations and its actions by its approved bylaws of the Charter School, which are consistent with the terms of the charter, the Charter Schools Act, and all other applicable laws. The Governance Council has final authority for all aspects of the school’s operation and educational program. The roles and responsibilities of the Governance Council include but are not limited to:

Monitor fiscal solvency and management.
Approve budgets/spending and fiscal policies.

Educational Program:
Monitor student performance.
Ensure curriculum aligns with mission.

Hire/fire/evaluate Director.
Approve personnel policies.

Enter into financing and building contracts.
Approve construction and remodeling of facilities.

The Governance Council meets the second Tuesday of each month (excluding July) at 5:30 pm.

Governance Council Members:
Council President: Dan Greenwald
Vice President: Melissa McNulty
Secretary: Dawn Kittner
Treasurer: Lisa Bushnell
Member: Daniel Peralta
Member: Cipry Jaramillo
Member: Romy Colinus