Board of Directors

Overview

Menlo Park Academy’s Board of Directors is responsible for setting the school’s strategic goals and establishing policies based on our mission, state laws, and the school’s charter. The volunteer members of the Board represent a diverse set of professional backgrounds and have expertise in finance, education, technology, operations, non-profit organizations, strategic planning, and fundraising.

The Board of Directors meets at least twice per month (one working session and one regular session) on the first and third Thursday. Each year, MPA publishes an Annual Report that highlights the achievements and progress the school has made from the previous academic year.

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Members

Meet the members of the Menlo Park Academy Board of Directors by clicking here or scrolling below.

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Contact

Members of our community can email the Board of Directors through our Let’s Talk! platform.

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Meetings

The Board operates an online portal, BoardOnTrack, that contains all final board and committee meeting dates, agendas, and minutes. We also have a downloadable PDF version of the Board calendar available.

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Policies

The Board’s policies are available online in a public Google Drive folder.

Members

teri harrison

Teri Harrison

Chairperson

A founder of Menlo Park Academy, Teri Harrison has more than 20 years of technology management and team leadership experience. She holds a BSBA in Marketing and Computer Science from Ohio Northern University and has earned several IT certifications.
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Tiffany Randle

Vice Chairperson

Tiffany Randle is a procurement and supply chain leader, currently working as a Director at a Cleveland-based HR services company. She holds a Master of Science in Global Supply Chain Management from the University of Southern California, is Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Certified and is a Certified Professional in Supplier Diversity.
shruti aring

Shruti Aring

Board Member

Shruti Aring is a Director in R&D at Hyland Software. Her leadership specialties are change management, team building, and organizational problem-solving. She has an M.S. in Computer Science from Case Western Reserve University. Shruti is also a musician - she teaches South Indian Classical music (vocal and violin) out of her home in Westlake and sings with the West Shore Chorale. Shruti is the mom of two former Menlovians and is passionate about the mission of Menlo Park Academy.
jillian dura

Jillian Dura

Board Member

Jillian Dura is a board-certified oncology pharmacist who received her bachelor's degree in nuclear medicine from the University at Buffalo and a doctor of pharmacy from Ohio State University. She has worked for many years at large academic medical centers. She is currently in an industry where she has led large teams and has been responsible for business development, accreditation, process improvement, distribution, and data analytics.
joe loyd

Joe Loyd

Board Member

Joe Loyd is an accomplished Software Systems Engineer with over 25 years of experience. He has been active with his local school district for many years, offering sound advice and strategic planning. Mr. Loyd brings his vast expertise to the forefront of educational leadership.
twana rogers

Twana Rogers

Board Member